No anti-malaria medicine is 100% effective so it is important you recognise the symptoms.1,2 The early symptoms may be similar to the flu but these symptoms can quickly become more severe. The symptoms include:1
If you notice any of these symptoms, anywhere from 7 days to 3 months, after being in a malaria area you should talk to your doctor, travel medicine specialist or visit a medical clinic.1,2 Prompt treatment could mean the difference between life and death because people can become very ill quickly.1,2
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