If you are:
Only When Necessary:
Precaution: DRUG HAS LONG PLASMA HALF-LIFE. RISK TO INFANT WITH LONG TERM USE UNKNOWN.
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Consider use of alternative treatment if elderly patient has depression or other psychiatric disorder, or is at risk for falls. Cardiovascular-May be at increased risk of adverse cardiac events. ECG changes reported
Giving Lariam tablet to a child under 12:
management or monitoring precaution: Safety & efficacy not established age< 6 months for treatment of malaria.