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Malaria Tablets

Mefloquine (Lariam)

Mefloquine (Lariam)

Mefloquine (Lariam) is suitable for use in areas where Falciparum Malaria is present. Mefloquine (Lariam) is most commonly used for those visiting malaria regions in Africa,  parts of Asia and South America. Mefloquine (Lariam) is not suitable for use in some parts of South East Asia where Mefloquine resistance has been reported.

Tablet Schedule

One Tablet Weekly

How to Take

Start the course of tablets two to three weeks before arriving in an area which has Malaria. Take one Mefloquine tablet weekly on the same day each week. Continue taking these tablets for a further four weeks after your return to a Malaria free area.


£3.8 per tablet (8 tablets in one pack)

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For current vaccine and malaria recommendations visit Travel Health Pro which gives up to the minute travel advice and recommendations.

Combine these tablets with insect repellent and mosquito nets for peace of mind – mosquito nets and repellents are available to purchase in both our clinics.