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Posted by: Musti | 2007/02/26

Planning pregnancy - malaria

My wife and I visited India recently and had to take medication to prevent malaria. We are now back and ready to plan our family but people have warned us that there is a waiting period after you have taken malaria medication. How long should we wait and what are the dangers if she does fall pregnant soon after.

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Which medication did she take?

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Posted by: MD | 2007/02/27

Hi Musti,

My Gynae advised me to wait 3 months after you took your last medication to prevent malaria. Not sure what the dangers are...

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