ARTIDEX V 60MG | MedicScientist :: Total Health Portal

The Brand Name ARTIDEX Has Generic Salt :: Artesunate 

ARTIDEX  Is From Company Cadex Lab Priced :: Rs. N.I.

ARTIDEX have Artesunate is comes under Sub class Anti Malarials of  Main Class Anti Infectives

Main Medicine Class:: Anti Infectives  Sub Medicine Class :: Anti Malarials 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Artesunate  INJ  Rs. N.I.  V
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / V
 ARTIDEX  Cadex Lab  60MG  V Rs. N.I.

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Cadex Lab :: ARTIDEX  Artesunate  Anti Infectives Anti Malarials

Indications for Drugs ::

Malaria, Schistosomiasis

Drug Dose ::

Parenteral Falciparum malaria especially in quinidine-resistant patients Adult: PO: 4 mg/kg once daily x3 days (with mefloquine)

Contraindication ::

Hypersensitivity.

Drug Precautions ::

Hepatic or renal insufficiency. Pregnancy and lactation.

Drug Side Effects ::

Hepatic or renal insufficiency. Pregnancy and lactation.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

0

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Artesunate is a potent and rapidly-acting blood schizontocide derived from the leaves of the chinese herb, Armesia annua. The exact mode of action is not clear but clinical studies have confirmed the effectiveness of artesunate in P. vivax and falciparum malaria. Unclear, may inhibit DNA replication & transcription.

Drug Interactions ::

Antimalarial potentiating action seen with mefloquine, primaquine and tetracycline. Additive effect with chloroquine. Antagonistic effect with pyrimethamine and sulphonamides.

 

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