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Therapeutic responses to antibacterial drugs in vivax malaria.

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Some antibacterial drugs have antimalarial activity that can be exploited for the prevention or treatment of malaria. Monotherapy with tetracycline, doxycycline, clindamycin or azithromycin was assessed in 1995-98 in 92 adult patients in Thailand with Plasmodium vivax malaria. All patients recovered following treatment and the early therapeutic responses were similar among the 4 groups. The overall median fever clearance time was 57 h and the mean (SD) overall time to parasite clearance was 1...

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Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene More from this journal
Volume:
95
Issue:
5
Pages:
524-528
Publication date:
2001-01-01
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EISSN:
1878-3503
ISSN:
0035-9203
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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