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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1604
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This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Acetazolamide for the prevention and treatment of acute mountain sickness. Possible side effects and other recommendations for taking the drug are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Altitude Sickness - drug therapy
Altitude Sickness - prevention & control
Subjects (LCSH)
Mountain sickness
Abstract
This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Acetazolamide for the prevention and treatment of acute mountain sickness. Possible side effects and other recommendations for taking the drug are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: The International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1604
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Altitude sickness

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
1589
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This pamphlet provides information on altitude sickness. The pamphlet describes altitude sickness, and how it can be avoided. The three levels of high altitudes are listed. The pamphlet explains the three types of altitude sickness: acute mountain sickness (AMS), high altitude cerebral edema (HACE), and high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE). The pamphlet oulines symptoms, treatments, and warnings about the three types of altitude sickness.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Alternate Title
Mountain sickness
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.): digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Altitude Sickness
Acetazolamide
Subjects (LCSH)
Mountain sickness
Acetazolamide
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information on altitude sickness. The pamphlet describes altitude sickness, and how it can be avoided. The three levels of high altitudes are listed. The pamphlet explains the three types of altitude sickness: acute mountain sickness (AMS), high altitude cerebral edema (HACE), and high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE). The pamphlet oulines symptoms, treatments, and warnings about the three types of altitude sickness.
Responsibility
Prepared by: International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1589
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Chloroquine diphosphate (antimalarial)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1612
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This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of chloroquine, adverse effects, and other recommendations for taking the drug.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Antimalarials
Malaria - drug therapy
Chloroquine
Subjects (LCSH)
Antimalarials
Malaria
Abstract
This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of chloroquine, adverse effects, and other recommendations for taking the drug.
Responsibility
Prepared by: The International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1612
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Doxycycline (Vibra-tabs, Vibramycin) (antimalarial)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1613
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This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Doxycycline, adverse effects, and other recommendations for taking the drug.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Alternate Title
Vibra-tabs, Vibramycin
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Doxycycline
Antimalarials
Malaria - drug therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Antimalarials
Malaria
Abstract
This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Doxycycline, adverse effects, and other recommendations for taking the drug.
Responsibility
Prepared by: The International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1613
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International Travel Clinic

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
1596
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This pamphlet is about the International Travel Clinic. The pamphlet provides descriptions of the counselling and immunization services available at the Clinic. A map to the Clinic and contact information is given, plus a list of additional resources about travel and health.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.): digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Immunization
Antimalarials
Subjects (LCSH)
International travel
Immunization
Antimalarials
Abstract
This pamphlet is about the International Travel Clinic. The pamphlet provides descriptions of the counselling and immunization services available at the Clinic. A map to the Clinic and contact information is given, plus a list of additional resources about travel and health.
Responsibility
Prepared by: International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1596
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
1595
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This pamphlet is about malaria. The pamphlet describes what malaria is, who is most at risk of getting it, and when you are most likely to be at risk. The pamphlet explains the symptoms of malaria, what you can do to prevent malaria and mosquito bites, and the treatment for malaria.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.): digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Malaria
Antimalarials
Subjects (LCSH)
Malaria
Antimalarials
Abstract
This pamphlet is about malaria. The pamphlet describes what malaria is, who is most at risk of getting it, and when you are most likely to be at risk. The pamphlet explains the symptoms of malaria, what you can do to prevent malaria and mosquito bites, and the treatment for malaria.
Responsibility
Prepared by: The International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1595
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Malarone & Malarone PEDIATRIC (antimalarial)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1605
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This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Malarone®, adverse effects, and other recommendations for taking the drug.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Alternate Title
Atovaquone/Proguanil hydrochloride
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Malaria - drug therapy
Antimalarials
Subjects (LCSH)
Malaria
Antimalarials
Abstract
This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Malarone®, adverse effects, and other recommendations for taking the drug.
Responsibility
Prepared by: The International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1605
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Mefloquine (Lariam) (antimalarial)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1606
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This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Mefloquine, adverse effects, and other recommendations for taking the drug.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Alternate Title
Lariam
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Malaria - drug therapy
Antimalarials
Subjects (LCSH)
Malaria
Antimalarials
Abstract
This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Mefloquine, adverse effects, and other recommendations for taking the drug.
Responsibility
Prepared by: The International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1606
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Preventing and treating travellers' diarrhea

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1614
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This pamphlet provides information on preventing and treating travellers' diarrhea. Measures to take so you can avoid diarrhea are listed. Warnings regarding swimming and bathing are outlined.The pamphlet also provides a list of symptoms that require medical attention, water treatment methods, and ways to get hydrated.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diarrhea - prevention & control
Subjects (LCSH)
Diarrhea
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information on preventing and treating travellers' diarrhea. Measures to take so you can avoid diarrhea are listed. Warnings regarding swimming and bathing are outlined.The pamphlet also provides a list of symptoms that require medical attention, water treatment methods, and ways to get hydrated.
Responsibility
Prepared by: The International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1614
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1618
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Rabies is a disease that affects the brain and spinal cord. It is caused by a virus in the saliva (spit) of infected animals. If not treated, rabies is always fatal. Information about how people get rabies, how to tell if an animal has rabies, what do to if someone is bitten by an animal, and ways to prvent rabies are outlined.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Rabies
Subjects (LCSH)
Rabies
Abstract
Rabies is a disease that affects the brain and spinal cord. It is caused by a virus in the saliva (spit) of infected animals. If not treated, rabies is always fatal. Information about how people get rabies, how to tell if an animal has rabies, what do to if someone is bitten by an animal, and ways to prvent rabies are outlined.
Responsibility
Prepared by: the International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1618
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1615
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Zika is a virus spread by Aedes mosquitoes.The Zika virus may be linked to birth defects if a pregnant woman gets infected. Zika virus symptoms usually start 3-7 days after being bitten by an infected mosquito. Due to the possible link between Zika and the increased risk of serious health effects on their unborn baby, women who are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant should consider this information when planning travel to areas where the Zika virus has been reported. Information about sy…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Zika Virus
Zika Virus Infection
Congenital Abnormalities
Communicable Diseases, Emerging
Subjects (LCSH)
RNA viruses
Communicable diseases in pregnancy
Birth defects
Abstract
Zika is a virus spread by Aedes mosquitoes.The Zika virus may be linked to birth defects if a pregnant woman gets infected. Zika virus symptoms usually start 3-7 days after being bitten by an infected mosquito. Due to the possible link between Zika and the increased risk of serious health effects on their unborn baby, women who are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant should consider this information when planning travel to areas where the Zika virus has been reported. Information about symptoms, locations where Zika has been reported, possible problems for pregnant women, and how to avoid mosquito bites are outlined.
Responsibility
Prepared by: the International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1615
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