"As there is currently no malaria vaccination, it’s essential to take tablets with you whenever you travel to an affected country."
Taking Malaria Tablets
Not all malaria prevention drugs are suitable for all parts of the world. You should check which tablets are recommended for your destination.
The malaria tablets which we offer at LloydsPharmacy Online Doctor are:
As well as taking malaria tablets, you must take other measures to protect yourself against malaria when in a malaria area. These involve avoiding being bitten by a mosquito in the first place.
- use insect repellent such as DEET
- sleep under a mosquito net, preferably treated with insecticide
- wear long-sleeved shirts and trousers in the evening