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Lymphocyte proliferative response and subset profiles during extended periods of chloroquine or primaquine prophylaxis.

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Immune suppression and disturbances of normal leukocyte populations are side effects attributed to many antimalarial drugs and were concerns during a recent year-long placebo-controlled trial that compared daily primaquine (0.5 mg of base per kg of body weight per day) with weekly chloroquine (300 mg of base one time per week) for malaria prophylaxis. The study took place in Irian Jaya, Indonesia, from July 1994 to August 1995 and enrolled 129 Javanese men with normal glucose-6-phosphate dehy...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy More from this journal
Volume:
40
Issue:
12
Pages:
2737-2742
Publication date:
1996-12-01
EISSN:
1098-6596
ISSN:
0066-4804
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:81605
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uuid:f9db0e46-c39d-4418-8f68-b3021c2d51ee
Local pid:
pubs:81605
Source identifiers:
81605
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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