1921
Volume 23, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645

Abstract

Abstract

The efficacy of the therapeutic regimen consisting of eight weekly doses of combined chloroquine-primaquine was evaluated against a South Victnam (SV) strain of vivax malaria and Chesson strain vivax. The chloroquine was given at a dose of 300 mg base and the primaquine at 45 mg base. Against the SV strain of vivax there was a protective rate of 90% and a radical curative rate of 100% for this therapeutic regimen. The efficacy against Chesson strain vivax was lower. Relapse pattern characteristics on the SV strain are presented.

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  • Accepted : 13 Oct 1973

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