1921
Volume 31, Issue 6
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Abstract

. Halofantrine (WR 171,669) was administered to 27 nonimmune subjects infected with the multi-drug resistant Vietnam Smith strain of . It was also administered to three other subjects, one infected with the Cambodian Buchanan strain of , and two with blood-induced infection with the Chesson strain of . It cured infections with all three parasites. Against the highly chloroquine-resistant Smith strain, it was curative in single day treatment regimens. The drug was well tolerated and produced rapid clearance of parasitemia in every case.

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1982-11-01
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  • Accepted : 06 May 1982

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