Chapter 90 Malaria Q&A (1 of 7) Sample Questions
1. A pregnant woman, on her first trimester of pregnancy, travels to Chloroquine-resistant area. The appropriate prophylaxis the woman should take is?
- A. Use Atovaquone/Proguanil
- B. Mefloquine
- C. Primaquine
- D. Use insect repellants, like DEET
Tips: Atovaquone/Proguanil, Mefloquine and Primaquine are contraindicated in first trimester, DEET or insect repellent are ineffective if used alone as prophylaxis.