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FALCITHAR 40MG INJECTION

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MRP: Rs. 185.53 for 1 vial(s) (1 ML injection each)
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Composition for FALCITHAR

Artemether(40 mg)

food interaction for FALCITHAR

alcohol interaction for FALCITHAR

pregnancy interaction for FALCITHAR

lactation interaction for FALCITHAR

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Falcithar 40mg injection with food.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Falcithar 40mg injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Either animal studies have shown adverse effect on fetus and there are no human studies or studies in human and animals are not available. It should be given only if potential benefits justifies risk to the fetus. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for FALCITHAR

Artemether(40 mg)

Uses

Falcithar 40mg injection is an antimalarial drug used for the treatment of malaria. It is given in combination with another antimalarial drug called lumefantrine.

How it works

Falcithar 40mg injection belongs to class of medications called anti-malarial. It acts by killing the malarial parasite called Plasmodium falciparum.

Common side effects

Numbness, Difficulty in speaking, Dizziness, Difficulty in swalloing, Shortness of breath, Facial swelling, Lip swelling, Fainting, Headache, Hoarseness of voice, Insomnia, Muscle cramp, Loss of appetite, Skin rash, Itching, Tachycardia, Vomiting, Weakness, Fatigue

SUBSTITUTES for FALCITHAR

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  • MALETHER 40MG INJECTION
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    Rs. 37.50/ML of injection
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Expert advice for FALCITHAR

  • 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.

Frequently asked questions for FALCITHAR

Artemether

 
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 effective is artemether?
Artemether is effective at prescribed dose for the particular disease condition as suggested by your doctor.
 
Q. How does artemether lumefantrine work?
Artemether and lumefantrine together work by killing the malarial parasite called Plasmodium falciparum.

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Content on this page was last updated on 29 April, 2014, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)