Safety and tolerability of combination antimalarial therapies for uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Ugandan children

@article{MaitekiSebuguzi2008SafetyAT,
  title={Safety and tolerability of combination antimalarial therapies for uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Ugandan children},
  author={Catherine Maiteki-Sebuguzi and Prasanna Jagannathan and Vincent M Yau and Tamara D Clark and Denise Njama-Meya and Bridget Nzarubara and Ambrose Otau Talisuna and Moses R. Kamya and Philip J. Rosenthal and Grant Dorsey and Sarah G. Staedke},
  journal={Malaria Journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={7},
  pages={106 - 106}
}
BackgroundCombination antimalarial therapy is recommended for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Africa; however, some concerns about the safety and tolerability of new regimens remain. This study compared the safety and tolerability of three combination antimalarial regimens in a cohort of Ugandan children.MethodsA longitudinal, single-blind, randomized clinical trial of children was conducted between November 2004 and May 2007 in Kampala, Uganda. Upon diagnosis of the first… CONTINUE READING

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