Anti Malaria tablets are essential medication when travelling to countries that have a high risk of malaria. Malaria is most common in tropical and subtropical countries, for example Myanmar (Asia), Kenya (Africa), Brazil (South America) and the Dominican Republic (Caribbean and Central America). Currently there is no vaccination, however there is medication you can take, such as Malarone, Lariam & Doxycycline, that can dramatically reduce the chances of you contracting malaria.The type of malaria tablets you will need to take will depend on a range of factors, such as the area visiting, the length of visit, your medical history and any medication you may currently be on. For more information on which medication is required for the country you are visiting, visit our Malaria Risk Information Map.
Travelpharm provide a range of anti malaria tablets, such as Malarone tablets, Lariam tablets and Doxycycline tablets. There are also new cheaper generic malarone tablets such as Atovaquone / Proguanil, all malaria tablets are available via an online consultation service, which means you are able to purchase without having to visit your doctor or pharmacist.
If you are unsure which anti malaria tablets you should be taking for the area you are travelling to, then you should visit our Malaria & Vaccination Information Map and choose your destination for advice on which tablets provide the best protection for that specific country or area. It is important to remember that no malaria tablets provide 100% protection against malaria, so other measures are needed. Travelpharm have advice and tips on how to avoid insect and mosquito bites, such as clothing and repellent spray. If you are still unsure on which tablets to choose, then we are always on hand for advice and to answer and queries, either contact us via email or call us on 0844 822 1219.
Ordering anti-malaria tablets online from Travelpharm via an Online Consultation is easy. Simply select which tablets you require and choose 'Online Consultation', before adding the required amount of tablets to your basket. When you have completed a short questionnaire your tablets will be added to the basket and you can complete payment. When we have your order, our independent pharmacist reviews each order, and if we don't require any more information, the order will be dispensed and sent to you via the postage method you selected.