The main ingredient of this product is Lumefantrine; artemether.
Artemether and lumefantrine are anti-malaria medicines that interfere with the growth of parasites in the red blood cells of the human body. Malaria is caused by parasites that enter the body through the bite of a mosquito.
The combination of artemether and lumefantrine is used to treat certain kinds of malaria infections (a serious infection that is spread by mosquitoes in certain parts of the world and can cause death). Artemether and lumefantrine should not be used to prevent malaria. Artemether and lumefantrine is in a class of medications called antimalarials. It works by killing the organisms that cause malaria.
The combination of artemether and lumefantrine comes as a tablet to take by mouth. It is usually taken twice a day for 3 days as instructed by your doctor. Always take artemether and lumefantrine with food. If you are not able to eat, contact your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully, and ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand. Take artemether and lumefantrine exactly as directed. Do not take more or less of it or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.
0.12g of Lumefantrinel, 20mg of artemether; 0.48g of Lumefantrine, 80mg of artemether;
Usage and Dosage:
Oral, as directed by your doctor
This product has a mild reaction. Individual patients have mild elevation of aspartate aminotransferase and alanine aminotransferase, and reticulocytes may be transiently reduced.
Use with caution in early pregnancy.
Women should be used with caution in the first trimester of pregnancy.
Phenobarbital can induce the de-methylation of this product to increase metabolism.
for Export use only