The risk of catching malaria is increased when you travel to an affected area or country, and haven't taken the proper precautions. At Travelpharm we have information on Malaria which informs you of areas which provide the greater risks. It is highly impossible to avoid being bitten by mosquitos, however if you take the proper precautions your risk of getting malaria is greatly reduced.
There are various types of anti malaria tablets available, the type of malaria tablets you will need depends on such factors such as area/s to be visited, length of stay, type of travel – holiday/business, your own medical history and drugs you may already be taking. Travelpharm provide all avaiable anti malarial tablets, either by prescription or through an online consultation service.
For an up to date guide to what malaria medication you need in each country please see our Malaria Risk Section.