Coarbid

Salt: Artemether and Lumefantrine
Therapeutic Description: Antimalarials
Category: Artemisinin derivative/synthetic racemic fluorene mixture.
Pregnancy: Positive evidence of risk: Use only when no safer alternative exists for a serious problem.
Lactation: Contraindicated or not recommended.
Contraindications: History of arrhythmias, clinical relevant bradycardia, congestive heart failure accompanied by reduced ventricular ejection fraction; family history of sudden death or of congenital QT interval prolongation.
Precautions: Electrolyte disturbances, concomitant use with other drugs known to cause QT-interval prolongation, monitor patients unable to take food (greater risk of recrudescence). Dizziness may affect performance.
Malaria due to plasmodium falciparum, resistant or mixed infections.
Cap/Tab 20/120 mg: Adults: 4 tab as single first dose followed by 4 tab after 8 hours of the 1st dose, 4 tab after 24 hours of the 1st dose and then 48 hours after the 1st dose. (Total course of 16 tab). Children: 5-15 kg body wt: Total course of 4 tab: 1 tab initially followed by 1 tab after 8 hours, after 24 hours and after 48 hours of the 1st dose. 15-25 kg body wt: Total course of 8 tab: 2 tab as a single dose initially followed by dose of 2 tab after 8 hours, after 24 hours and after 48 hours of the 1st dose. 25-35 kg body wt: Total course of 12 tab: 3 tab as a single dose initially followed by dose of 3 tab after 8 hours, after 24 hours and after 48 hours of the 1st dose.
Cap/Tab 40/240 mg: Adults: 2 tab as single first dose followed by 2 tab after 8 hours of the 1st dose, 2 tab after 24 hours
Inhibitors of CYP3A4, substrates of CYP2D6, grapefruit juice, class Ia and III antiarrhythmics, drugs prolonging QT interval, fluoroquinolones, azole antifungals, cisapride.
Abdominal pain, anorexia, diarrhoea, vomiting, nausea, palpitation, prolonged QT interval, cough, headache, dizziness, asthenia, sleep disturbances, paresthesia, arthralgia, myalgia, pruritus, rash.
Strength Pack Size PKR
20/120 mg16's320.00

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