ARTEMETHER INJECTION 150mg 2ml
Arteether injection is an effective anti-malarial medicine which is used for the treatment of severe malaria including cerebral malaria caused by plasmodium falciparum strains when other medicines are not effective.
Dosage and Administration:
Normal dosage for adults:
Intramuscular injection, 160mg for the first dose, 80mg for each time, once a day from the second day, 5 days in total.
Normal dosage for children:
Intramuscular injection, the first dose according to body weight, calculated as 3.2mg/kg , from the 2nd day to the 5th day, 1.6mg/kg per body weight, once a day.
Cough, diarrhea, dizziness, fatigue, headache, joint and muscle pain and stiffness, loss of appetite, nausea, stomach pain, tiredness, trouble in sleeping, vomiting, and weakness.
If the product is cold and solidifies, it can be used after mild temperature dissolution.
Avoid using with drugs that prolong QT interval.
Keep away from light, sealed and store in a cool place