Lariam (Mefloquine) 250mg Tablet | Anti Malaria Treatment

Lariam (Mefloquine) is an effective anti-malarial used in both the prevention and treatment of malaria in areas where there is a high risk of infection. Lariam uses the active ingredient Mefloquine hydrochloride and works by attacking the parasite that causes malaria.


Treatments start from as little as £30


Lariam is a Prescription Only Medicine. Please click on the link below to select your treatment and start your online consultation.

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Lariam (Mefloquine) is an effective anti-malarial used in both the prevention and treatment of malaria in areas where there is a high risk of infection. Lariam uses the active ingredient Mefloquine hydrochloride and works by attacking the parasite that causes malaria.

 

 Manufacturer: Roche
 Tablet Strength: 250mg
 How To Take Lariam: 1 Tablet per week
 Start Treatment: 2 Weeks before travelling
 Finish Treatment: 4 Weeks after returning
 

 For full details on Lariam please click on the patient leaflet below:

 Lariam Patient Information Leaflet

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Brand Roche
Strength 250mg
EAN 5000471002690
Tablet cost (based on chosing lowest quanitity)  £3.75




Taking Lariam (Mefloquine):

Dosage for adults:

  • 1 Tablet of Lariam (Mefloquine) per week (*Same day each week)
  • Ensure you start your course 2 weeks before travelling
  • Continue your course for the duration of your stay
  • Continue your course for 4 weeks after your holiday

To maximise the effectiveness of your Malarone take you tablet with food or a milk drink where possible to aid absorption into the body.


Warnings:

Please note this product is not suitable for children or for adults weighing less than 5kg or under 3 months old. Lariam (Mefloquine) may also not be suitable if any of the following apply:

  • If you are allergic to lariam or any of its ingredients (see below)
  • If you suffer from liver problems
  • If you are pregnant or breast feeding
  • If you suffer from depression or other mental illnesses


Side Effects:

Side effects from taking Lariam (Mefloquine) are uncommon however if you notice any of the following reactions whilst taking Lariam you should consult a doctor.

  • Dizziness
  • Sleeping problems (insomnia)
  • Depression
  • Loss of appetite
  • Fever
  • Rash which may be itchy
  • Cough

Severe Reactions are uncommon however if you notice any of the following reactions whilst taking Lariam (Mefloquine) you should stop your treatment and contact a doctor immediately:

  • Allergic reaction including rash and itching, tightness of the chest or throat, breathing difficulty, swelling of the face, eyes, lips or tongue.
  • Severe skin reactions including rash and severe blistering.


Ingredients:

Active ingredients: Mefloquine hydrochloride

Other ingredients: Ammonium-calcium alginate, Crospovidone, Lactose, Magnesium stearate, Maize starch, Microcrystalline cellulose, Poloxamer, Talc

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Prescription Orders:

NationWide Pharmacies Online Doctor service offers a fast and convenient way to order your prescription medication.

Simply follow the steps below:

1. Create your account

2. Select your medical condition

3. Complete the diagnostic consultation form

4. Select your treatment

5. Complete medical questionnaire

6. Complete checkout process and submit your order.

Our doctor will assess your questionnaire within 24 hours. Once your prescription has been approved it will be despatched from our pharmacy.

Delivery:

All orders are dispatched by Royal Mail 1st Class signed for delivery. The vast majority of orders are delivered next day however you should allow for up to 48 hours for delivery. In the case of high value orders we will from time to time use tracked courier services.

Next Day Delivery:

Guaranteed next working day delivery is subject to a delivery charge of £7.50. Orders are despatched by Royal Mail Special Delivery Next Day. Next Day delivery orders need to be placed before 12pm (Mon-Fri). Your order will arrive before 1pm the next working day after it has been despatched.

Saturday Delivery:

Guaranteed Saturday delivery is subject to a delivery charge of £10.50. Orders are despatched by Royal Mail Special Delivery Saturday. All Saturday delivery orders need to be placed no later than 12pm Friday’s. Your order will arrive before 1pm on the Saturday.

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Did the job just fine and no horrible aftertaste Review by Nic (Posted on 13/09/2012)
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