Larither 40mg Capsule

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Composition for Larither 40mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Larither Capsule

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Uses of Larither Capsule

Larither 40mg Capsule 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 Larither Capsule

Common

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

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How to use Larither Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Larither 40mg Capsule with food.

How Larither Capsule works

Larither 40mg capsule acts by producing free radicals within the malarial parasite, which kills it.

In Depth Information on Larither Capsule

Expert advice for Larither Capsule

  • 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 Larither 40mg Capsule
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Larither 40mg Capsule 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
Larither 40mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Larither 40mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Larither 40mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Larither 40mg Capsule 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
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Canditz 100mg Capsule, Fixtral 100mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Larither 40mg Capsule

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.

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