Halofantrine OverviewHalofantrine is a drug used to treat malaria. Halofantrine's structure contains a substituted phenanthrene, and is related to the antimalarial drugs quinine and lumefantrine. Marketed as Halfan, halofantrine is never used to prevent malaria and its mode of action is unknown, although a crystallographic study showed that it binds to hematin in vitro, suggesting a possible mechanism of action. Halofantrine has also been shown to bind to plasmpesin, a haemoglobin degrading enz...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Tablet: 250mg
Other drugs which contain Halofantrine or a similar ingredient: (1 result)
- HALFAN Halofantrine