Afghanistan’s national guidelines recommend primaquine for radical treatment of P. vivax malaria but this is rarely implemented because of concerns over potential hemolysis in patients who have G6PD deficiency.
Between August 2009 and February 2014, we conducted an open-label, randomized controlled trial of chloroquine (CQ) alone versus chloroquine plus primaquine (0.25mg base/kg/day for 14 days)(CQ+PQ) in patients aged > 6 months with micr...Expand abstract
- Publication status:
- Peer review status:
- Peer reviewed
- Publisher's version
- American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Publisher's website
- American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Journal website
- Publication date:
- Acceptance date:
- Pubs id:
- Local pid:
- Copyright holder:
- American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
- Copyright date:
- Copyright © 2017 by The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.