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Saturday, September 21, 2013

USA - Elite Army units to stop taking anti-malarial drug

WASHINGTON The top doctor for Green Berets and other elite Army commandos has told troops to immediately stop taking mefloquine, an anti-malaria drug found to cause permanent brain damage in rare cases.

The ban among special operations forces is the latest development in a long-running controversy over mefloquine (also know as lariam). The drug was developed by the Army in the 1970s and h

via Drugs Forum