Mefloquine (available at retail pharmacies)
Start two to three weeks before departure, continue to take the medication once a week during travel and continue once a week for 4 weeks after leaving endemic area.
Paediatric dose (Applies to children age ≥6 months and weight >5 kg)
If you vomit within
30 minutes of administration, repeat the dose.
Atovaquone with Proguanil (Malarone®)(requires a doctor's prescription)
Doxycycline (requires a doctor's prescription)
Paediatric dose (Applies to children age> 8 years)
Chloroquine (available at pharmacies)
Pediatric dose (according to weight)
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