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English translation: self-treatment drug/medication

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08:50 Jul 9, 2003
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Medical / medycyna, leki
Polish term or phrase: lek do samodzielnego leczenia
...leki, leki weterynaryjne, leki do samodzielnego leczenia, leki wydawane bez recepty, produkty zdrowotne i kosmetyczne...
Piotr Bienkowski
Poland
Local time: 14:27
English translation:self-treatment drug/medication
Explanation:
Self-treatment drug to be used if professional medical care is not available within 24 hours.


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Note added at 2003-07-09 08:58:39 (GMT)
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Describe Self-Treatment Medication
Travelers should be reminded that malaria can be fatal. If a traveler develops a fever or other flu-like symptoms, and professional medical care is not available within 24 hours, a self-treatment dose of either Fansidar® or Malarone™ is recommended. Advise the traveler to seek professional medical care as soon as possible after self-treatment. Malaria symptoms will occur at least seven to nine days after being bitten by an infected mosquito. Fever in the first week of travel is unlikely to be malaria; however, travelers should be advised to have any fever promptly evaluated.


Fansidar® may be used for presumptive self-treatment for travelers if:

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MonikaSojka
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:27
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self-treatment drug/medication


Explanation:
Self-treatment drug to be used if professional medical care is not available within 24 hours.


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Note added at 2003-07-09 08:58:39 (GMT)
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Describe Self-Treatment Medication
Travelers should be reminded that malaria can be fatal. If a traveler develops a fever or other flu-like symptoms, and professional medical care is not available within 24 hours, a self-treatment dose of either Fansidar® or Malarone™ is recommended. Advise the traveler to seek professional medical care as soon as possible after self-treatment. Malaria symptoms will occur at least seven to nine days after being bitten by an infected mosquito. Fever in the first week of travel is unlikely to be malaria; however, travelers should be advised to have any fever promptly evaluated.


Fansidar® may be used for presumptive self-treatment for travelers if:



MonikaSojka
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:27
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in pair: 603
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Dziękuję

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