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Table 4 Tafenoquine for radical cure of acute vivax malaria [64, 66, 80]

From: 2018 in review: five hot topics in tropical medicine

Trial type Sample size Regions Placebo % Recurrence free
RCT [64] 161 Asia, Africa, Americas Yes TQ = 89% PQ = 77% Placebo = 54%
RCT [66] 522 Asia, Africa, Americas Yes TQ = 62% PQ = 70% Placebo = 28%
RCT [80] 251 Asia, Africa, Americas No TQ = 73% PQ = 75%
  1. Abbreviations: PQ Primaquine, TQ Tafenoquine