How effective is Mefloquine for Quartan Malaria (Malaria)? (by duration, gender, age)

Summary:

Overall ratings: 3.6/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5

This is a phase IV clinical study of how effective Mefloquine (mefloquine hydrochloride) is for Quartan malaria and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe from 21 Mefloquine users and is updated continuously.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.


On Jan, 29, 2023

21 people are studied for taking Mefloquine in Quartan malaria


What is Mefloquine?

Mefloquine has active ingredients of mefloquine hydrochloride. It is often used in malaria. eHealthMe is studying from 925 Mefloquine users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Quartan malaria?

Quartan malaria (an infectious disease characterized by cycles of chills, fever, and sweating, caused by a protozoan of the genus plasmodium in red blood cells) is found to be associated with 389 drugs and 307 conditions by eHealthMe.

Overall effectiveness (number of people):

Does Mefloquine work for your Quartan malaria (overall)?

Long term (1+ years) effectiveness (number of people):

Does Mefloquine work for your Quartan malaria (long term)?

Mefloquine effectiveness for Quartan malaria (number of people):

Overall:
  • not at all: 1
  • somewhat: 4
  • moderate: 2
  • high: 9
  • very high: 5
Long Term:
  • not at all: 0
  • somewhat: 1
  • moderate: 0
  • high: 1
  • very high: 1

Gender of people who take Mefloquine for Quartan malaria *:

  • female: 42.86 %
  • male: 57.14 %

Age of people who take Mefloquine for Quartan malaria *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 4.76 %
  • 20-29: 28.57 %
  • 30-39: 42.86 %
  • 40-49: 14.29 %
  • 50-59: 4.76 %
  • 60+: 4.76 %

Who find Mefloquine more effective for Quartan Malaria?

Gender of people who take Mefloquine for Quartan malaria *:

  • female: 35.71 %
  • male: 64.29 %

Age of people who take Mefloquine for Quartan malaria *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 35.71 %
  • 30-39: 42.86 %
  • 40-49: 7.14 %
  • 50-59: 7.14 %
  • 60+: 7.14 %

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Mefloquine?

- You can start a phase IV clinical trial to monitor Mefloquine safety and effectiveness.

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study is based on mefloquine hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Mefloquine) and Mefloquine (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study neither.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).

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