Artesunate + Lumefantrine
Information about Artesunate + Lumefantrine
Artesunate + lumefantrine uses
Artesunate+Lumefantrine is used in the treatment of malaria.
How artesunate + lumefantrine works
This is a combination of two antiparasitic medicines: Artesunate and Lumefantrine which treat malaria. They work by increasing the levels of haeme in the blood, a substance toxic to the malarial parasite. This kills the parasite and stops the infection from spreading.
Common side effects of artesunate + lumefantrine
Headache, Loss of appetite, Dizziness, Weakness, Joint pain, Pain in muscles