Arterolane is used in the treatment of malaria caused by Plasmodium falciparum. It is usually given in a fixed dose combination with piperaquine phosphate.
How it works
Arterolane is a synthetic trioxolane compound. It rapidly kills the malarial parasite P. falciparum at all stages when present in the blood.
Common side effects
Nausea, Loss of appetite, Abdominal pain, Anemia, Cough, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Fever, Headache, Indigestion, Vomiting
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• Inform your doctor if you have any liver, heart or kidney disease.
• Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
• Should not be given to patients who are allergic to arterolane, piperaquine or any of its ingredients.