TITLE

Canadian soldiers used as `guinea pigs'?

PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/29/99, Vol. 160 Issue 13, p1814
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that an unapproved antimalarial drug, Mefloquine, was given to Canadian soldiers, who were bound for Somalia. Concern that prescribed safety-monitoring protocol was not followed during clinical trials in 1992-1993; Common adverse effects.
ACCESSION #
1990152

 

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