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How can I prevent malaria when I leave the country?

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If you plan to travel to a part of the world where malaria is a possibility, your doctor will give you medicine to help prevent that. It’s not a vaccine, but you'll need it for protection. Use all of your anti-malaria prescription, including the pills you take when you come back home.

From: What Vaccines Do Travelers Need? WebMD Medical Reference

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CDC: “Travelers’ Health.”

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on July 12, 2017

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CDC: “Travelers’ Health.”

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on July 12, 2017

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