American scientists have discovered the first effective form of vaccine against the malaria disease. Once you have conducted a number of tests on a group of volunteers, the researchers found that immunization works at 100% against infection. The American scientists note that the vaccine is healthy and safe. After the specimens make it caused response in the immune system of each volunteer. The vaccine contains a weakened form of the strain and the virus of the disease and may protect healthy person from contracting malaria. The subsequent studies will assess the impact of different doses of the vaccine against other strains of parasites and tested for how long the vaccine is effective. The disease is really terrible and cause the death of millions of people each year, so the new research is very important for the prevention of the malaria disease. This is the first effective form of disease vaccine and really is important and wealthy for the modern medicine.
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The accurate diagnosis of Malaria and the proper treatment can completely cure the disease. Definitely in some case and types of the disease and if the treatment or the diagnosis is not correct, for the patient appear some unwanted and dangerous complications. The Malaria Complications are including the life-threatening coma, respiratory and renal failure, bleeding disorders and etc. Definitely the wrong treatment of the disease can cause serious health problems in the future and even to cause some body organs dysfunction. The most dangerous Malaria Complications can be observed in infected patients with compromised immune system due to several reasons. Also the pregnant women are also particularly contingent risk.
After the successful and accurate Malaria diagnosis, the infected person should be treated in the proper way according to the type of the disease. The Malaria Treatment is made with 4 amino quinolones, like Chloroquine, Arthrochin, applied in scheme in doses different for adults and children. The doses and the exact medicine for treatment is in dependence of the type of the diseases. Other medicines used for Malaria Treatment Pyrimethamine, sulfonamides and quite rarely antibiotics. When the patient is resistant to the prescribed medicines, an option in the treatment is also the quinine. Also there are a lot of complex medicines just like Fansidar and others, which are successfully used in the therapy of Malaria Treatment.
The best Malaria prevention definitely is not traveling to endemic areas, but in many cases this is not solving the issue. The Malaria virus has certain regions of growth – subtropics and tropics. Usually the virus is met in South America and Africa, where usually the mosquitoes are larger than a bird. Of course if you want to prevent yourself from Malaria, you can use some medicaments before traveling to an endemic area. The prevention from Malaria starts one week before traveling to such area. The first used medicament is Chloroquine 300 mg consumed once for the week before traveling and 1 pill of Arthrochin 250 mg every other day of the traveling in endemic area for Malaria virus and 1 pill weekly for one month after leaving the region.