Archive for March 2015

BBC Radio 4BBC Radio 4 – The Lariam Legacy [3/31/2015 26 Minutes] An investigation into why the Ministry of Defence continues to use a drug that has been shown to cause psychosis, hallucinations, paranoia and confusion. Check BBC Website for alternate dates.

WSJ 200Blog РFormer Peace Corps Volunteer Sues over Malaria Drug [3/27/2015]  Injured Returned Peace Corps Volunteer sues Corps for negligent use of mefloquine and not providing adequate information on the drug, which caused her a  toxic reaction, March 27, 2015. The blog welcomes comments

Letter to Peace Corps about Mefloquine Toxicity Dr Remington Nevin MD, MPH Formerly, MAJ, US Army Medical Corps, Elspeth Cameron Ritchie MD MPH COL (Retired US Army Medical Corps) [March 5 2015]