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The Brand Name ATRENTA Has Generic Salt :: Artesunate 

ATRENTA  Is From Company Siesta Form. Priced :: Rs. 89.6

ATRENTA 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  TAB  Rs. 89.6  4
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 4
 ATRENTA  Siesta Form.  50MG  4 Rs. 89.6

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Siesta Form. :: ATRENTA  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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