Malaria Risk

Recommendations for UK residents travelling to endemic areas reflect the guidelines agreed by UK Malaria specialists.


Our main reference book is The British National formulary. This formulary is updated annually by the British medical association and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. It must be remembered that prophylaxis is not absolute and breakthrough infection can happen with any of the Antimalarials recommended. Use the map below to determine the malaria risk and appropriate medication for your destination