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R-Tan 60 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of R-Tan Injection

R-Tan Injection side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Weakness
  • Loss of appetite

How to use R-Tan Injection

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

How R-Tan Injection works

R-Tan 60 mg Injection is an antiparasitic medication. It works by producing harmful chemicals (free radicals) within the malarial parasite, thereby killing it.

R-Tan Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with R-Tan 60 mg Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
R-Tan 60 mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
R-Tan 60 mg Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
R-Tan 60 mg Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of R-Tan 60 mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of R-Tan 60 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of R-Tan Injection?

If you miss a dose of R-Tan 60 mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • R-Tan 60 mg Injection is used in the treatment of malaria.
  • Inform your doctor if you are allergic to R-Tan 60 mg Injection.
  • Do not start or continue R-Tan 60 mg Injection and consult your doctor you are in first 3 months of pregnancy or if you are breast feeding.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery after taking it because you may feel sleepy.

Patient Concerns

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FAQs

Q. What is artesunate amodiaquine/ Winthrop/artesunate injection?

These are trade names of artesunate containing products. It is used for the treatment of malaria. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q. Does artesunate contain sulphur?

No, it does not contain sulphur

Q. Where does R-Tan come from?

It is derived from Artemisinin tree.

Q. Is R-Tan banned in India?

No, it is available in India with doctor's prescription only

Q. Why is artesunate better than quinine?

Intramuscular or intravenous injection of artesunate has shown better treatment effects than quinine. Always consult your doctor regarding its use

Q. How does R-Tan work?

It acts by producing free radicals which kills the malarial parasite (Plasmodium)

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Manimajra, Punjab
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