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    Condition: Prevention of Falciparum Malaria
    2/29/2016 1:45:32 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took this drug for about 4-5 days in India before discontinuing due to side effects. My side effects included: 1. Depression and anxiety 2. Social detachment, inability to connect with others 3. Swelling, swimming feeling of the fluid in my eyes 4. A sense that people were speaking to me down a well, from far away 5. Dizziness, vertigo, swaying while standing still, trouble using stairs ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Prevention of Falciparum Malaria
    8/9/2015 2:00:58 PM

    Reviewer: Deborah, 55-64 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My stool turned green having taken the drug for just 2 days. I don't know what this means.

    Condition: Prevention of Falciparum Malaria
    6/18/2015 6:55:18 AM

    Reviewer: LeeuPiet, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Brain Fog symptoms started during use for about two weeks and continued after taking malanil (Malarone)

    Condition: Prevention of Falciparum Malaria
    2/6/2015 7:18:58 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I personally have used malarone before and have not had any major problems with it. However, my boyfriend took it for the first time today and he almost passed out in a museum. He was well hydrated and fed so we were almost positive it was from the medication. He kept getting pale and lightheaded and his vision would go in an out. This happened for about an hour before he fell asleep. He will not ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Prevention of Falciparum Malaria
    1/17/2015 4:58:33 PM

    Reviewer: grrrr, 3-6 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Been in DRC for 18 months - 3 year old taking malarone for this time. She still got malaria. We are sooooo careful with avoiding bites - but ultimately malarone didn't prevent malaria. Maybe it reduced the seriousness - who knows? Plenty of anecdotal evidence of expats on malarone getting malaria. What's the point? We are risking the side effects when its so easy to get a test at the ... Show Full Comment

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