Which drugs should be used against uncomplicated falciparum malaria in pregnant women? Evidence Update, Malaria Series, June 2010.
Each Evidence Update is a 2-page summary of a Cochrane Review of healthcare interventions relevant to people in low-income and middle-income countries.
This Evidence Update is adapted from Orton LC, Omari AAA. Drugs for treating uncomplicated malaria in pregnant women. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD004912. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004912.pub3.
Some drug combinations seem effective against malaria in pregnancy,but there is not much information about drug safety.
Effective Health Care Research Programme Consortium, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK, 2 pp