Correction of the first-line treatment for uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Saudi Arabia. 25 November 2015 Ahmed Adeel, College of Medicine, King saud University Sir, Under " Changing malaria treatment practices", the article mentions "AQ-AP" and "AQ-SP".These should be replaced with "AS-SP" .As correctly mentioned in the article elsewhere ,the first-line treatment for uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Saudi Arabia is artesunate-sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine (AS-SP).Amodiaquine (AQ) has not been included in the malaria treatment policy in this country. [1,2] References:1:WHO World Malaria Report 2014, Country Profiles, Saudi Arabia. 2:Nzila A and Al-Zahrani I :Drugs for the treatment of malaria in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.Saudi Med J 2013; 34: 569-578. Prof. Ahmed A. Adeel College of medicine,King Saud University,POBox 2925Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Competing interests I have no competing interest in the issue discussed in this comment.