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How soon after taking proguanil will my symptoms improve?

Proguanil (Malarone) is a preventative drug and should be taken before you are exposed to malaria-carrying mosquitoes. Proguanil is intended to stop you from getting malaria, not to treat malaria. If you are experiencing symptoms of malaria, your doctor will give you a different drug to treat the disease.

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