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Possible Interaction: Antimalarials and Folate



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Folate antagonizes the antimalarial action of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine (SP) in vitro, but its role in vivo is not well understood.
The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene  •  2005  |  View Paper
A majority felt that folate supplementation was a less likely cause of the Pemba result; two mentioned the interference of oral folate with antifolate antimalarials ; a majority suggested suspension of folic acid supplementation to children in malarious areas.
Food and nutrition bulletin  •  2007  |  View Paper