Artheget Ds40plus240mg Tablet
Artheget Ds40plus240mg Tablet, Artemether and lumefantrine combination is a fixed dose artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) combining artemether, an artemisinin derivative, and lumefantrine, a synthetic antimalarial drug.Artheget Ds 40plus240mg Tablet, a sesquiterpene lactone derivative of naturally occurring substance, artemisinin. Chemically Artheget Ds 40plus240mg Tablet is (3R, 5aS, 6R, 8aS, 9R, 10S, 12R, 12aR)-Decahydro-10-methoxy-3,6,9-trimethyl-3,12-epoxy-12Hpyrano[4,3-j]1,2-benzodioxepin.
Artheget Ds 40plus240mg Tablet is used for the treatment of malaria (intermittent or remittent diseases characterized by attacks of chills, fever, and sweating and caused by a parasitic protozoan transferred to the human bloodstream by an anopheles mosquito) in combination with other anti-malarial drugs resistant to conventional drugs. Artheget Ds 40plus240mg Tablet is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Artheget Ds 40plus240mg Tablet, lumefantrine, any other artemisinin derivatives, or any other ingredients present in the formulation. Patients using this medication may at times experience abdominal pain, anorexia (eating disorder), diarrhea, vomiting, nausea, and dizziness. If you experience any of these symptoms for a long period of time, consult your doctor immediately.This medicine should not be used in patients with history of arrhythmias (abnormal heart rhythm), bradycardia (slow heartrate), and congestive heart failure.
Uses of Artheget
Artheget Ds 40plus240mg Tablet is used in the treatment of malaria
- Abdominal pain and cramps
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Itching and skin rash
- Hives and wheezing severe
- Dizziness and lightheadedness
- Ringing or buzzing in the ears
- Increased heartbeat severe
- Elevated liver enzymes severe
- Muscle and joint pain
- Sleep disturbances
- Weight loss severe
- Shaking and trembling of arms and feet
- Decrease/loss of hearing severe
- Uncontrolled eye movements
When not to use
Artheget Ds 40plus240mg Tablet is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Artheget Ds 40plus240mg Tablet, lumefantrine, any other artemisinin derivatives, or any other ingredients present in the formulation.