Medicine : Artisafe (150mg)
|Manufacturer:||Kim Laboratories Pvt Ltd|
|Substitutes:||adpha (150mg) , flamether (150mg) , falcicure (150mg) , artisafe (150mg)|
Generic ( Arteether )
|Typical use Of Arteether :||Acute Malaria|
|Mechanism of action of Arteether :||Involves An Interaction With Ferriprotoporphyrin IX (heme), Or Ferrous Ions, In The Acidic Parasite Food Vacuole, Which Results In The Generation Of Cytotoxic Radical Species. The Generally Accepted Mechanism Of Action Of Peroxide Antimalarials Involves Interaction Of The Peroxide-containing Drug With Heme, A Hemoglobin Degradation Byproduct, Derived From Proteolysis Of Hemoglobin. This Interaction Is Believed To Result In The Formation Of A Range Of Potentially Toxic Oxygen And Carbon-centered Radicals.|
|Drug Interaction of Arteether :||Interacts With Other Drugs Like Amiodarone (HCl), Astemizole, Bretylium (Tosylate), Disopyramide, Erythromycin, Halofantrine (HCl), Mefloquine (HCl), Probucol, Procainamide (HCl), Quinidine, Quinine, Sotalol (HCl), Terfenadine.|
|Side effects of Arteether :||Headache, Nausea, Cough And Dizziness. Body Ache, General Weakness, Vomiting, Pain At Inj Site, Abdominal Pain, Leg Pain, Chills And Rigors And Watery Diarrhoea.|
INTERACTIONS OF ARTEETHER
How Arteether will impact on Pregnancy ?There Is Sufficient Evidence To Suggest That There Is No Risk To The Fetus In The First Trimester (12 Weeks) Of Pregnancy And There Is No Evidence Of Risk In Later Trimesters. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.
How Arteether will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?Safest: Evidence From Clinical Studies Has Shown That This Drug When Taken By Breastfeeding Mothers Has Not Shown Any Major Side Effects In Infants. The Possibility Of Harm To The Breastfed Infants Is Expected To Be Rare Or The Drug Does Not Reach The Infant Through Breast Milk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.
Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of ArteetherNo Studies Found