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Who should not take proguanil?

If you have an allergic reaction or an interaction with other medications while taking proguanil (Malarone), stop taking proguanil. Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding a child under 10 pounds should not take this medicine. In addition, those with severe renal impairment should not take proguanil.

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