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Failure of chloroquine-erythromycin and chloroquine-tetracycline combinations in treatment of chloroquine-resistant falciparum malaria in eastern Thailand.

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In Eastern Thailand the increasing resistance of Plasmodium falciparum to all available antimalarial drugs prompted a reassessment of chloroquine in combination with either erythromycin or tetracycline. Both combinations had produced encouraging results in vitro, in experimental animal models, or in preliminary clinical trials. In patients with uncomplicated falciparum malaria presenting with moderate parasitaemia the trial of chloroquine and tetracycline was abandoned after RIII resistance w...

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
NDM Experimental Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
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Journal:
Lancet
Volume:
1
Issue:
8372
Pages:
300-302
Publication date:
1984-02-01
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
Source identifiers:
23758
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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