What are the treatment options for severe complicated malaria?

Updated: Apr 26, 2019
  • Author: Thomas E Herchline, MD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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IV preparations of antimalarials are available for the treatment of severe complicated malaria, including artesunate and quinidine gluconate, which is used as a substitute for the IV quinine available in countries outside of the United States.


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