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Malither 40mg Capsule

Themis Medicare Ltd

Composition for Malither 40mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

6 capsules in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Malither Capsule


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).

Malither Capsule side effects


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


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. Malither 40mg Capsule is to be taken 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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Malither Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Malither Capsule
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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.
Malither 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.
Malither 40mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Malither 40mg Capsule should be used with caution in patient
s with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Malither 40mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Malither 40mg Capsule should be used with caution in patient
s with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Malither 40mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Nixitral 100mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Malither Capsule

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.

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