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I am a uk citizen and just recently gone to Colombia. I

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Hi I am a uk citizen and just recently gone to Colombia. I am epileptic and take tegretol. I have been told the only anti- malarials I can take are malarone. I left my tablets at home by mistake and urgently need to get some. Where can I get them from in Colombia? I am currently in Santa Marta.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. David
Malarone is atovaquone/proguanil
I would travel to Bogota at the university hospital there.
http://www.fsfb.org.co/
Address: Cra. 7b #12390, Bogotá, Colombia Phone:+57 1(###) ###-####
they have an infectious disease department and lab there.
they should be able to get you malaria prophylaxis treatment there.
hopefully they have malarone.
I would try to call and contact them
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