A campaign to educate all world travelers about Mefloquine neurotoxicity.

Our MISSION is to provide information to, and encourage the formal establishment of basic health care provisions for, individuals injured by mefloquine.

 

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MEFLOQUINE MASS TORT LAWSUIT UNDERWAY IN CANADA

MEFLOQUINE MASS TORT LAWSUIT UNDERWAY IN CANADA

Howie, Sacks and Henry LLB, a Personal Injury Law firm based out of Toronto is wanting to hold the Canadian Government accountable for prescribing Mefloquine (Lariam) to Canadian soldiers without following proper procedure for clinical trial and failing to inform the...

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The Quinism Foundation Calls for a Reopening of the Somalia Commission of Inquiry

The Quinism Foundation Calls for a Reopening of the Somalia Commission of Inquiry

The Quinism Foundation has sent a letter to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau calling for a reopening of the Somalia Commission of Inquiry to investigate the role of mefloquine poisoning in the brutal killing of Somali captive Shidane Arone, which occurred twenty five years ago this week.

On March 16, 1993, Master Corporal Clayton Matchee participated in a brutal beating of Arone that quickly led to the captive’s death. Following his arrest, Matchee was subsequently found hanging in his cell, having suffered brain damage that rendered him unfit to subsequently stand trial.

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Need to Know: Antimalarial Drugs

Need to Know: Antimalarial Drugs

Antimalarials can have serious side effects & interactions with other meds. Malaria is serious, too, so you should discuss travel plans with a specialist. Originally published 10 October 2017. Overview Antimalarial drugs drugs are associated with severe and...

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Antimalarial Drug May Be Effective Against PML

Antimalarial Drug May Be Effective Against PML

Coverage from the XXIII World Congress of Neurology (WCN) Originally published 26 September 2017 KYOTO, Japan — The antimalarial drug mefloquine may prove to be an effective treatment for progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) in patients not infected with...

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