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  1. Atovaquone is used to treat Pneumocystis jiroveci [Pneumocystis carinii] pneumonia (PCP; type of pneumonia most likely to ... human immunodeficiency virus [HIV]) in teenagers and adults. Atovaquone is also used to prevent PCP in teenagers ...
  2. Travelers' Health: Immunocompromised Travelers (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... on HAART going to a malaria-endemic area. Atovaquone-proguanil might be a reasonable malaria chemoprophylaxis choice ... protease inhibitor) and nevirapine (nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor). Atovaquone is not expected to have any significant interaction ...
  3. ... include: Artemisinin derivative combinations, including artemether and lumefantrine Atovaquone-proguanil Quinine-based regimen, in combination with doxycycline ...
  4. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Malaria (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... who is breastfeeding. It is not known whether atovaquone, which is a component of the antimalarial drug ... is little information available on the safety of atovaquone/proguanil to prevent malaria in infants weighing less ...
  5. Travelers' Health: Traveling Safely with Infants and Children (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... years because of the risk of teeth staining. Atovaquone-proguanil should not be used for prophylaxis in ... data on safety and efficacy. Chloroquine, mefloquine, and atovaquone-proguanil have a bitter taste. Before departure, pharmacists ...
  6. Pneumocystis Pneumonia (PCP) (New Mexico AIDS Education and Training Center)  
    ... treat PCP include TMP/SMX, dapsone, pentamidine, and atovaquone. TMP/SMX (Bactrim or Septra, see Fact Sheet ... also used intravenously (IV) to treat active PCP. Atovaquone (Mepron) (see Fact Sheet 538) is a drug ...
  7. ... adults. Other drugs that are sometimes used include: Atovaquone Paromomycin However, these drugs often only help for ...
  8. Malaria Treatment (United States) (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... the form that causes disease) and include: chloroquine atovaquone-proguanil (Malarone®) artemether-lumefantrine (Coartem®) mefloquine (Lariam®) quinine ...
  9. Choosing a Drug to Prevent Malaria (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... that might make you avoid using this drug Atovaquone/Proguanil (Malarone) Good for last-minute travelers because ...
  10. Travelers' Health: Pregnant Travelers (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... putting the infant at risk for hemolytic anemia. Atovaquone-proguanil is not recommended because of lack of ...
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