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Arsumet L Tablet

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Arsumet L Tablet drug information describes its compostion, interactions, working methods, uses, side effects, precautions to be taken before taking..etc

Uses of Arsumet L Tablet

Why and for what indications and diseases Arsumet L Tablet drug is prescribed?

  1. Cerebral malaria
  2. Severe falciparum malaria
  3. Multidrug resistant malaria
  4. Malaria

Arsumet L Tablet medicine Side Effects

What are the side effects (mostly) caused by Arsumet L Tablet drug?

  1. Headache
  2. Fast heartbeat
  3. General weakness
  4. Fever
  5. Involuntary muscle contractions
  6. Insomnia
  7. Joints
  8. Joint pain
  9. Itching on the skin
  10. Itching rash
  11. Hypersensitivity reactions
  12. Inability to coordinate movements

Composition Salts in Arsumet L Tablet

List of generics and active salts used in Arsumet L Tablet drug?

  1. Artemether (80 mg)
  2. Lumefantrine (banflumetol) (480 mg)

Working methodology of Arsumet L Tablet

How the drug Arsumet L Tablet works (pharmacology) for patients?

  1. Killing the malarial parasite thus curing malaria.
  2. Damaging the parasite cell membrane.

Interactions of Arsumet L Tablet with other medicines

What are the other drugs and chemicals interact with Arsumet L Tablet drug?

  1. Amiodarone
  2. Amitriptyline
  3. Amoxapine
  4. Astemizole
  5. Azithromycin
  6. Bepridil
  7. Bretylium
  8. Chloroquine
  9. Cisapride
  10. Citalopram
  11. Disopyramide
  12. Dronedarone
  13. Erythromycin
  14. Flecainide
  15. Flupenthixol
  16. Ibutilide
  17. Imipramine
  18. Levofloxacin
  19. Mefloquine
  20. Methotrimeprazine
  21. Pentamidine
  22. Phenothiazines
  23. Probucol
  24. Procainamide
  25. Quinidine
  26. Sotalol
  27. Terfenadine
  28. Tricyclic antidepressants

Precautions to be taken for Arsumet L Tablet

What are all the precautions to be taken before administering Arsumet L Tablet?

  1. Avoid combination with pyrimethamine/sulphadoxine
  2. Avoid concomitant use of drugs known to prolong QT interval
  3. renal/hepatic disease
  4. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
  5. Do not drive or operate machinery
  6. Have AIDS/HIV infection
  7. severe liver or kidney problems
  8. or heart disorder
  9. Malaria is getting worse
  10. or feel too unwell or unable to eat
  11. Pregnant or planning to get pregnant
  12. Previously infected with Plasmodium falciparum and plasmodium viva parasites
  13. Take this drug with food
  14. Take this medicine with food or drink rich in fat

Contra Indications of Arsumet L Tablet

When and on what circumstances Arsumet L Tablet has to be avoided?

  1. Allergic reactions
  2. Breastfeeding
  3. First 3 months of pregnancy
  4. Halofantrine
  5. Mefloquine
  6. Quinine
  7. Severe type of malaria infection

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