Relapse of Malaria

I had been frequenting between Delhi & Rajpura (PB) for last 6 months, had clinically proved Malaria (P Vivax) 2 months ago, treated with Resotrin (Artemether) , have repeat Malaria of same Vivax trait. Taking course of Lariago. Pl advise prophylaxis medicine to avoid recurrence. Primaquin is not available any where.
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Dr. Aseem Dewan
Consultant Physician 13 yrs exp Delhi
First do a quantitative G6PD test. If that's normal, take malirid -ds once daily for 1 week (It's available online)
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