Coartem

What is Coartem?

Trade name for Artemether is a fixed dose derivative of atremesinin used for treatment of acute uncomplicated plasmodium falciparum malaria. it has a high cure rate and is useful even in multi-drug resistant malaria. first developed by China, accepted by WHO in 2001. side effects commonly include dizziness, headache and anorexia. shows anaphylactic reactions and can cause irregular heart beat

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How long do I need to wait to take Coartem after consuming alcohol? It has been over 12 hours now. Is that enough? I weigh 115 LBS and consumed 5...

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Alcohol is essentially ethanol, though coartem does...

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Am 29 yrs old male from South XXXXXXX I was diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy,my heart rate is 47.I always have low energy .i travelled...

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Thank you for asking on HCM!

I understand your concern and would explain that...

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I feel a knife like pain at left side of chest below the breast and a dull back pain .pls what is it.thanks Left sided pain. Am a 23yr female.a...

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Thanks for posting your query.

If you are still on any medications other than antacids discontinue them temporarily .

Try with pain killers...

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Am 29 yrs old male from South XXXXXXX I was diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy ,my heart rate is 47.I always have low energy .i travelled...

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How long do I need to wait to take Coartem after consuming alcohol? It has been over 12 hours now. Is that enough? I weigh 115 LBS and consumed 5...

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I feel a knife like pain at left side of chest below the breast and a dull back pain .pls what is it.thanks Left sided pain. Am a 23yr female.a...

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I feel a knife like pain at left side of chest below the breast and a dull back pain.pls what is it.thanks Left chest pain. Am a 23yr female,a...

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