Ecother XL Syrup

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Leo Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Ecother XL NA Syrup

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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30 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Ecother XL Syrup

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Uses of Ecother XL Syrup

Ecother XL Syrup is used in the treatment of Malaria
It is not used to prevent malaria or to treat severe malaria (where it has affected the brain, lungs or kidneys).
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Side effects of Ecother XL Syrup

Common

Decreased appetite, Headache, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Cough.

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How to use Ecother XL Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Ecother XL Syrup with food.

How Ecother XL Syrup works

Ecother xl syrup acts by producing free radicals within the malarial parasite, which kills it.

In Depth Information on Ecother XL Syrup

Expert advice for Ecother XL Syrup

  • Take artemether tablet with food or drink rich in fat such as milk.  
  • Crush or chew the tablet and swallow it with a glass of water in case of young children.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery after taking artemether because you may feel sleep.
  • Do not take artemether if you have severe type of malaria infection.
  • Do not take artemether if you are if you are in first 3 months of pregnancy or breast feeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ecother XL Syrup
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ecother XL Syrup may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ecother XL Syrup should be used with caution during lactatio
n. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Ecother XL Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
SAFE
Ecother XL Syrup is safe to use in patients with kidney dise
ase. No dose adjustment of Ecother XL Syrup is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flugee 150mg Tablet, Fixtral 100mg Capsule, Vosicaz 200mg Tablet, Vorizol 200mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Artemether, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ecother XL NA Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Artemether

Q. How effective is artemether?
Artemether is effective at prescribed dose for the particular disease condition as suggested by your doctor
Q. What is artemether lumefantrine/artemether injection used for?
It is used for treating uncomplicated malaria. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. How does artemether lumefantrine work?
Artemether and lumefantrine together work by killing the malarial parasite called Plasmodium falciparum.

Substitutes for Ecother XL

No substitutes found for this medicine
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