Adding artesunate to sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine greatly improves the treatment efficacy in children with uncomplicated falciparum malaria on the coast of Benin, West Africa

A Nahum, A Erhart, D Gazard, C Agbowai, C Van Overmeir, H van Loen, J Menten, M Okogbeto, M Coosemans, A Massougbodji, U D'Alessandro

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalMalaria Journal
    Issue number170
    Pages (from-to)1-8
    Publication statusPublished - 2007


    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Protozoal diseases
    • Malaria
    • Plasmodium falciparum
    • Drug therapy
    • First-line drugs
    • Sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine
    • Artesunate
    • Artemisinin combination therapies (ACT)
    • Children
    • Efficacy
    • Pregnancy
    • Chemoprophylaxis
    • Intermittent treatment
    • Benin
    • Africa-West

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