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How soon after taking primaquine will my symptoms improve?

You should usually begin to see some improvement in your symptoms within two days of taking primaquine. If you do not see any improvement or if your symptoms continue, you need to contact your doctor. Generally, a course of treatment is for 14 days, so you should be well by the end of that time. If you still have a fever or other symptoms after taking the medicine as directed, you should contact your physician.

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