Malaria is a serious disease that is normally transmitted through the bite of a mosquito. If left untreated Malaria can be fatal. It is found in many different countries across the world, mainly in tropical regions including:
- Large areas of Africa and Asia
- Central and South America
- Haiti and the Dominican Republic
- Parts of the Middle East
- Some Pacific islands
If you are going abroad but you are unsure as to if you need malaria prophylaxis speak to a member of the pharmacy team or visit the Travel Health Pro website.
Our prescribing service
If you are travelling to an area where malaria prophylaxis is recommended our pharmacy team can help. Complete the below questionnaire detailing where you are going, the dates that you are there and your medical history. The area that you are visiting and your medical history will influence the type of anti-malarial tablet that is recommended.
The questionnaire will then be sent to one of our independent prescribers. If the prescriber has any questions they will contact you directly. The medication will be ready to collect from your choosen pharmacy within 1.5 working days.
Prices for this service will vary as malaria prophylaxis medication varies depending on the area that you are travelling to.
Kamsons Pharmacy is owned by Waremoss ltd, Westminster House, Bolton Close, Uckfield, TN22 1PH. Our Pharmacies are registered with the GPhC. Pharmacist, prescriber and pharmacy premises’ current registration details can be seen on https://www.pharmacyregulation.org/. Superintendent pharmacist – Timothy Golding 2027075. Prescriptions for our prescribing service are issued by one of three independent pharmacist prescribers: William Lloyd 2047148, Ravi Vaitha 2065593 or Imran Khan 2070224. The full address and contact details of our pharmacies can be found under the branches section of our website, further information about the service can be obtained by emailing email@example.com. If you are unhappy with the service or would like to provide us with your feedback you can write to us at the address above or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We are regulated by the General Pharmaceutical Council of 25 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5LQ.