Cfs is found among people who take Lariam, especially for people who are female, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zoloft, and have Malaria prophylaxis . We study 2,889 people who have side effects while taking Lariam from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Cfs. Find out below who they are, when they have Cfs and more.
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Lariam has active ingredients of mefloquine hydrochloride. It is often used in malaria. (latest outcomes from Lariam 2,922 users)
Cfs (chronic fatigue syndrome) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, agitation, drowsiness, diarrhea, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 2,454 Cfs patients).
On Jul, 28, 2016
2,889 people reported to have side effects when taking Lariam.
Among them, 9 people (0.31%) have Cfs
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I had never had severe ocd till I took Lariam 20 years ago. Within weeks of starting it, I had to see a psychologist because the ocd had become so bad that I was severely depressed and life seemed meaningless. This drug should definitely be banned! I stopped taking the drug and largely recovered ...
Hi, I have had ME/CFS for a few years now and started with Zoladex last year for prostate cancer. Tried Prostap instead but it felt rougher some how. Its difficult to know if the aches and pains, head aches, brain fog etc is ME/CFS or side effects of Zoladex or if its the combination of both. ...
Hi i completed an overseas mission in 07 and was taking lariam over an 8 month period. I suffered bowel problems when i returned and was diagnosed in 2011 with ulcerative colitis. Could lariam of been a factor
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