Atovaquone/Proguanil is medication used for malaria prevention. It is the generic version of Malarone and is taken once daily for malaria protection. This medication is ideal for people taking short trips.
Doxycycline is a generic medication used for the prevention of malaria. It is available as a 100mg capsule which is taken daily. Doxycycline is ideal for people travelling on long trips as it is well-tolerated and generally available at lower prices than other antimalarials.
Lariam is a medication used for prevention of malaria. It contains the active ingredient Mefloquine and only needs to be taken weekly to provide good protection against malaria.
Malarone is a branded medication used for malaria prevention. It contains the active ingredients, Atovaquone and Proguanil and only needs to be taken once daily for protection against malaria. This treatment is ideal for those travelling on short trips.