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Edina Avdic, Pharm.D.
Tafenoquine is a topic covered in the Johns Hopkins ABX Guide.

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  • Two different brand names were FDA approved in 2018 
  • Krintafel™- Radical cure (prevention of relapse) of Plasmodium vivax malaria in patients ≥16 years old who are receiving appropriate antimalarial therapy for acute P. vivax infection.
    • Please note that tafenoquine is NOT indicated for the treatment of acute P. vivax malaria.
  • Arakoda™-prophylaxis of malaria in patients ≥18 years of age

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Last updated: January 2, 2019


Avdic, Edina. "Tafenoquine." Johns Hopkins ABX Guide, The Johns Hopkins University, 2019. Johns Hopkins Guide, www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_ABX_Guide/540701/all/Tafenoquine.
Avdic E. Tafenoquine. Johns Hopkins ABX Guide. The Johns Hopkins University; 2019. https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_ABX_Guide/540701/all/Tafenoquine. Accessed July 18, 2019.
Avdic, E. (2019). Tafenoquine. In Johns Hopkins ABX Guide. Available from https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_ABX_Guide/540701/all/Tafenoquine
Avdic E. Tafenoquine [Internet]. In: Johns Hopkins ABX Guide. The Johns Hopkins University; 2019. [cited 2019 July 18]. Available from: https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_ABX_Guide/540701/all/Tafenoquine.
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