Malither 40mg Capsule

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Themis Medicare Ltd

Composition for Malither 40mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

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Pregnancy
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₹18.33/Capsule
6 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Malither Capsule

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Uses of Malither Capsule

Malither 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 Malither Capsule

Common

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

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How to use Malither 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 Malither 40mg Capsule with food.

How Malither Capsule works

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

In Depth Information on Malither Capsule

Expert advice for Malither 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 Malither 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
Malither 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
CAUTION
Malither 40mg Capsule should be used with caution during lac
tation. 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
Malither 40mg Capsule 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
Malither 40mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Malither 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
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 Malither 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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