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Falcithar 40 mg Injection

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Composition for Falcithar 40 mg Injection

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Primary uses of Falcithar 40 mg Injection

MRP
185.53
1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Falcithar Injection

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Uses of Falcithar Injection

Falcithar 40 mg Injection 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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Falcithar Injection side effects

Common

Side Effects of Falcithar are Headache, Dizziness, Muscle pain, Joint pain, Weakness, Loss of appetite.

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How to use Falcithar Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Falcithar Injection works

Falcithar 40 mg Injection is an antiparasitic medication. It works by producing harmful chemicals (free radicals) within the malarial parasite, thereby killing it.

In Depth Information on Falcithar Injection

Expert advice for Falcithar Injection

  • 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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Falcithar Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Falcithar Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Falcithar 40 mg Injection 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.
Lactation
Falcithar 40 mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Falcithar 40 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Falcithar 40 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Falcithar 40 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Falcithar 40 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Falcithar 40 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Falcithar Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Falcithar 40 mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Falcithar Injection

Frequently asked questions about 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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Falcithar with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Falcithar with Itraconazole
MINOR
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Falcithar with Posaconazole
MINOR
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil, Picasa
Falcithar with Fluconazole
MINOR
Medicines with composition Fluconazole: Fluzole, Ifucan, Vinfem, Fazol, Zomav, Flutas, Efcan, Onecan, AF, Nuflucon, Fungonil, Otoflu, Ntfung, Afflu, Flukem, Q Can, Fungicip, Stefazol, Faze, Nazole, Fluzol, Forcan Plus, Fungid Best, Flucan, Odcan, Canawar, Flusyst, Tricon, Fluri, V Can, Cozen, Zerocan, Sifcan, Nucon, Fole, Flucoric, Flutis, Flugee, Tucanozol, Vulcan, Fluzant, Flucess, Fludoc, Flucocid, Mucon, Albican, Phozol, Triben F, Adifung, Futiza, Flutican, Ultican, Angloflu, Ozus, Endida, Flucovar, Nixican, Surfaz O, Fungibid, Fumycin, Fungina, Flustan, Syscan, Myzole, Nipcan, Flucowin, Glenflu, Flucide, Fungiban, Manilin, Gocan, Jucan, Theozole, Fluzen, Staflu, Canzika, Flutec, Pracan, Candigyl, Fuspin, Fluza, Fungipar, Locan, Lodogel, Fluent, Atcan, Alucon, Cazole, Lifecon, Nucan, Antif, Fluson, Fungikem O, Fludon, Fonazole, Flucona, Trican, Fuzol, Aglocon, Fluoc, Utican, Flucole, Kozole, Zefun, Acroflu, Flair, Fludar, Fluzon, FZ, Flunaz, Scasis, Solcan, Fconaz, Flutrox, Syfun, Funaz, Zolcan, Zocon Inf, Antican O, Lodo, Adcon, Clozole V6, Flucopride, Logican, Zolen, F Con, Flucol P, Flumed, Flucofit, Fluconorm, Zecon, Fcn, Depxit, Nuconazole, Fungicon, Flucaz, Floret, Trucand, Fluxan, Freek, Flucalup, Flustate, Fusys, Fungid, Fluxit, Fluzide, Markzole, Forcan, Sancan, Fungisanf, Saf F, Venzol, Fluact, Uco, Odicon, Flucomet, Fluka, Floroxan, Flu Z, Fluna, Flunac, Fluconex, Fluneon, Mcstat, Fungi, Flucolab, Freecan, Vilzole, Adecon, Falcon, Fedil, Flunova, Neocan, Fzhh, Hinzole, Fungo, Fluconij, Flumit, Con, Mycosure, Flz, Sysflu, Fungal F, Monila F, Hilzol, Intawin, Flucobig, Flucina, Fluher, Fungiset, Force, Fczol, Flu, Fullact, Ergozol, Flulen, Bestozol, Flucotage, Fsys, Zolecon, Flucones, Flucotive, Mycobus, Rifone, Fluconge, Flucon, Fun, Flufung, Flucner, Flumax, Cantras, Rucona, Kendruf, Yozole, Nikzol, Caniflu, Sanocan, Edeflu, Flumik, Indcon, Sozican, Canzel, Cone, Cony, D Flucare, Fasicon, Ferizole, Flag, Flik, Flucid, Flucor, Fludia, Flulab, Flumicon, Flungi, Flutaur, Flutuff, Flux, Fluzo, Funa, Fungpet, Hif, Kairflu, Kondi, Lucy, Lufo, Oxyzole, Rfl, Toncan, Wocona, Saflok, Ariflu, Rycan, Axiflu, Flucozox, Vcon, Etozole, Flucotrex, Tcon, Fantizole, Flusac, Fluz, Raflu, Foflu, Fluzip, Fludida, Menin
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