Active Ingredient(s):Artemether + Lumefantrine FDA Approved: * April 7, 2009 Pharm Company: *NOVARTIS PHARMS Category:Malaria
Artemether/lumefantrine, sold under the trade name Coartem among others, is a combination of the two medications artemether and lumefantrine. It is used to treat malaria caused by Plasmodium falciparum that is not treatable with chloroquine. It is not typically used to prevent malaria. It is taken by mouth.
Common side effects include muscle and joint pains, fever, loss of appetite, and headache. Se...
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