Mefloquine, a quinoline-methanol antimalarial, is effective single dose therapy for all species of malaria infecting humans, including multi-drug-resistant Plasmodium falciparum. It is used both in prophylaxis and treatment. Mefloquine is available either as the hydrochloride salt alone, or in a combined preparation with sulfadoxine and pyrimethamine. There is no parenteral formulation. Several assay methodologies have been developed, but high performance liquid chromatography has been the mo...Expand abstract
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Clinical pharmacokinetics of mefloquine.
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