oa South African Medical Journal - Camoquin in malaria

Volume 27, Issue 5
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



1. Camoquin (Parke, Davis & CO.) was used under controlled conditions in the treatment of 25 cases of microscopically confirmed malaria. 2. In 20 cases a cure was obtained after a single dose. Two further cases were cured after a second dose. There were 3 failures. 3. The value of certain drugs as malaria suppressants is briefly discussed. 4. It is emphasized that a different drug from that used as a suppressant should be used for treatment when a break-out occurs.

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