Rates of suicide were four to five times higher than the group deployed without Lariam
He said: "The dangerous and harmful psychological side-effects of Lariam
have been described by many serving members of the Defence Forces.
SSG Pogany had taken four 250 milligram pills of Lariam
over a four week period.
An amateur actress with a wide circle of friends, she suffered severe depression after taking Lariam
while on a holiday in South East Asia in 1999.
There has been controversy over Lariam
, an anti-malarial drug which can cause psychosis.
A course of Lariam
in the weeks before travelling will help to safeguard against the disease, but is not 100 per cent effective.
Matthew Parris, the broadcaster and writer, has said that he would have preferred malaria to the side-effects of Lariam
, the drug he was told to take to protect himself against it.
For this reason, I sometimes transition my patients to Lariam
(mefloquine), which gets into the brain better.
The MCC evaluated Cipla's request and responded in June 2004, asking that the package insert be 'brought into line with the innovator product Lariam
tablets, Roche Products (Pty) Ltd, Package Insert, 28/20.
He claimed the malaria drug Lariam
had driven him insane.
MY wife and I are planning a holiday in Kenya this September and have been advised to take the anti-malarial drug Lariam
Michael Blunt and his wife Fortunee, from Swansea, believe that the anti-malarial drug Lariam
triggered their daughter's downward mental spiral.
In fact, travelers are much less likely to discontinue their treatment on Malarone as compared to Lariam
He hopes to prove his experiences and the side-effect of the malaria drug Lariam
drove him insane.