Artesunat Artesunate 50mg Tablets

ARTESUNAT®
Artesunate 50mg Tablets

 

Each ARTESUNAT® tablet contains 50mg Artesunate (Dihydroartemisinin 12-ᾀ-succinate).

 

MOLECULAR FORMULA

C19H28O8

 

INDICATIONS

ARTESUNAT® is a preparation for killing the asexual forms of Plasmodium at erythrocytic stage. It is effective against Palsmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax, specially against malarial parasites resistant to Chloroquine. ARTESUNAT® can quickly and reliably control the acute attack and cerebral type of malaria.

 

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

As prescribed by physicians.

*Adults: 12 tablets for a mount dose of 5 days (4, 2, 2, 2, 2). The dose of first day should be double.

* Children:

• 1- 3 years: 3 tablets for 5 days (1, ½, ½, ½, ½,).

• 3 – 5 years: 6 tablets for 5 days (2, 1, 1, 1, 1).

•6 – 12 years: 8 tablets for 5 days (3, 2, 1, 1, 1).

 

SIDE-EFFECTS

* The most frequent side-effects are mild, transient.

Inform your doctor about side-effects when using this medicine.

 

PRECAUTIONS

Pregnant, women under 3 months do not use except from serious malaria and pernicious malaria.

 

SHELF-LIFE

* 36 months from the manufacturing date.

Never use after the expiry date clearly indicated on the outer packaging.

 

STORAGE

Store in a cool, dry place. Protect from light.

 

PRESENTATION

* Blister of 12 tablets. Box of 1 blister.

* Blister of 12 tablets. Box of 10 blisters.

 

Always keep out of reach of children.

 

Read the directions carefully before use.

 

For further Information, please refer to your doctor.

 

Manufactured by

MEKOPHAR CHEMICAL PHARMACEUTICAL JOINT-STOCK COMPANY

297/5 Ly Thuong Kiet Street-District 11-Ho Chi Minh City-Vietnam.