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Composition for FALCITOP

Arteether(NA)

food interaction for FALCITOP

alcohol interaction for FALCITOP

pregnancy interaction for FALCITOP

lactation interaction for FALCITOP

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Falcitop injection at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for FALCITOP

Arteether(NA)

Uses

Falcitop injection is used in the treatment of malaria.

How it works

Falcitop injection, a semi synthetic derivative of artemisinine, belongs to class of medicines called sesquiterpene lactones. It rapidly attacks at the erythrocytic stage of malarial parasite in blood.

Common side effects

Pneumonia, Cough, Dizziness, Ecg changes, Fever, Headache, Injection site pain, Itching, Loss of appetite, Upper respiratory tract infection, Weakness, Nausea, Diarrhoea

SUBSTITUTES for FALCITOP

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Expert advice for FALCITOP

  • You may be monitored with blood test once a week during 4 weeks for the presence of malarial parasites.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as arteether may cause side effects such as dizziness or nausea.
  • Do not stop the medication even if you feel better as infection may not be completely cured.
  • Do not take arteether if you have ECG abnormalities.

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Content on this page was last updated on 04 November, 2014, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)