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Mefloquine (Lariam) Summary

Description: A phospholipid-interacting antimalarial drug (ANTIMALARIALS). It is very effective against PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM with very few side effects.

Also Known As: Lariam; Hoffmann-La Roche Brand of Mefloquine Hydrochloride; Mefloquine Hydrochloride; Mephloquine; Ro-21-5998-001 Show All >>

Networked: 973 relevant articles (172 outcomes, 170 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Mefloquine is Relevant

  1. Falciparum Malaria (Plasmodium falciparum Malaria) : 78 outcomes 77 studies in 329 results
  2. Malaria : 67 outcomes 66 studies in 472 results
  3. Infection : 18 outcomes 5 studies in 110 results
  4. Parasitemia : 8 outcomes 2 studies in 29 results
  5. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 7 outcomes 7 studies in 37 results
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Drugs Related to Mefloquine

  1. artesunate
  2. Chloroquine (Aralen)
  3. sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine (Fansidar)
  4. artemether
  5. Quinine (Quinson)
  6. halofantrine (Halfan)
  7. lumefantrine
  8. artemisinine (artemisinin)
  9. dihydroquinghaosu (dihydroartemisinin)
  10. Pyrimethamine (Daraprim)
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Therapies Related to Mefloquine

  1. Chemoprevention
  2. Retreatment
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  5. Investigational Therapies (Experimental Therapy)
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