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Coartem Drug Description
COARTEM
(artemether/lumefantrine) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of artemether and lumefantrine (Coartem)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

worsening malaria symptoms;
dizziness, fainting, fast or pounding heartbeat;
severe or uncontrolled vomiting or diarrhea; or
stomach pain, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Coartem »




Coartem Tablets contain a fixed combination of two antimalarial active ingredients,
artemether, an artemisinin derivative, and lumefantrine. Both components are
blood schizontocides. The chemical name of artemether is (3R,5aS,6R,8aS,9R,10S,12R,12aR)-decahydro-10-methoxy-3,6,9-trimethyl-3,12-epoxy-12H-pyrano[4,3-j]-1,2-benzodioxepine.
Artemether is a white, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in acetone,
soluble in methanol and ethanol, and practically insoluble in water. It has
the empirical formula C16H2605 with a molecular
weight of 298.4, and the following structural formula:







The chemical name of lumefantrine is ( ± )-2-dibutylamino-l-[2,7-dichloro-9-(4-chlorobenzylidene)-9H-fluorene-4-yl]ethanol.
Lumefantrine is a yellow, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in N,N-dimethylformamide,
chloroform, and ethyl acetate; soluble in dichloromethane; slightly soluble
in ethanol and methanol; and insoluble in water. It has the empirical formula
C30H32CI3NO with a molecular weight of 528.9,
and the following structural formula:
Coartem Tablets are for oral administration. Each Coartem Tablet contains 20 mg of artemether and 120 mg lumefantrine. The inactive ingredients are colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/4/2009




Coartem Drug Description
COARTEM
(artemether/lumefantrine) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of artemether and lumefantrine (Coartem)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

worsening malaria symptoms;
dizziness, fainting, fast or pounding heartbeat;
severe or uncontrolled vomiting or diarrhea; or
stomach pain, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Coartem »




Coartem Tablets contain a fixed combination of two antimalarial active ingredients,
artemether, an artemisinin derivative, and lumefantrine. Both components are
blood schizontocides. The chemical name of artemether is (3R,5aS,6R,8aS,9R,10S,12R,12aR)-decahydro-10-methoxy-3,6,9-trimethyl-3,12-epoxy-12H-pyrano[4,3-j]-1,2-benzodioxepine.
Artemether is a white, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in acetone,
soluble in methanol and ethanol, and practically insoluble in water. It has
the empirical formula C16H2605 with a molecular
weight of 298.4, and the following structural formula:







The chemical name of lumefantrine is ( ± )-2-dibutylamino-l-[2,7-dichloro-9-(4-chlorobenzylidene)-9H-fluorene-4-yl]ethanol.
Lumefantrine is a yellow, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in N,N-dimethylformamide,
chloroform, and ethyl acetate; soluble in dichloromethane; slightly soluble
in ethanol and methanol; and insoluble in water. It has the empirical formula
C30H32CI3NO with a molecular weight of 528.9,
and the following structural formula:
Coartem Tablets are for oral administration. Each Coartem Tablet contains 20 mg of artemether and 120 mg lumefantrine. The inactive ingredients are colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/4/2009




Coartem Drug Description
COARTEM
(artemether/lumefantrine) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of artemether and lumefantrine (Coartem)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

worsening malaria symptoms;
dizziness, fainting, fast or pounding heartbeat;
severe or uncontrolled vomiting or diarrhea; or
stomach pain, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Coartem »




Coartem Tablets contain a fixed combination of two antimalarial active ingredients,
artemether, an artemisinin derivative, and lumefantrine. Both components are
blood schizontocides. The chemical name of artemether is (3R,5aS,6R,8aS,9R,10S,12R,12aR)-decahydro-10-methoxy-3,6,9-trimethyl-3,12-epoxy-12H-pyrano[4,3-j]-1,2-benzodioxepine.
Artemether is a white, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in acetone,
soluble in methanol and ethanol, and practically insoluble in water. It has
the empirical formula C16H2605 with a molecular
weight of 298.4, and the following structural formula:







The chemical name of lumefantrine is ( ± )-2-dibutylamino-l-[2,7-dichloro-9-(4-chlorobenzylidene)-9H-fluorene-4-yl]ethanol.
Lumefantrine is a yellow, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in N,N-dimethylformamide,
chloroform, and ethyl acetate; soluble in dichloromethane; slightly soluble
in ethanol and methanol; and insoluble in water. It has the empirical formula
C30H32CI3NO with a molecular weight of 528.9,
and the following structural formula:
Coartem Tablets are for oral administration. Each Coartem Tablet contains 20 mg of artemether and 120 mg lumefantrine. The inactive ingredients are colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/4/2009




Coartem Drug Description
COARTEM
(artemether/lumefantrine) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of artemether and lumefantrine (Coartem)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

worsening malaria symptoms;
dizziness, fainting, fast or pounding heartbeat;
severe or uncontrolled vomiting or diarrhea; or
stomach pain, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Coartem »




Coartem Tablets contain a fixed combination of two antimalarial active ingredients,
artemether, an artemisinin derivative, and lumefantrine. Both components are
blood schizontocides. The chemical name of artemether is (3R,5aS,6R,8aS,9R,10S,12R,12aR)-decahydro-10-methoxy-3,6,9-trimethyl-3,12-epoxy-12H-pyrano[4,3-j]-1,2-benzodioxepine.
Artemether is a white, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in acetone,
soluble in methanol and ethanol, and practically insoluble in water. It has
the empirical formula C16H2605 with a molecular
weight of 298.4, and the following structural formula:







The chemical name of lumefantrine is ( ± )-2-dibutylamino-l-[2,7-dichloro-9-(4-chlorobenzylidene)-9H-fluorene-4-yl]ethanol.
Lumefantrine is a yellow, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in N,N-dimethylformamide,
chloroform, and ethyl acetate; soluble in dichloromethane; slightly soluble
in ethanol and methanol; and insoluble in water. It has the empirical formula
C30H32CI3NO with a molecular weight of 528.9,
and the following structural formula:
Coartem Tablets are for oral administration. Each Coartem Tablet contains 20 mg of artemether and 120 mg lumefantrine. The inactive ingredients are colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/4/2009




Coartem Drug Description
COARTEM
(artemether/lumefantrine) Tablets
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of artemether and lumefantrine (Coartem)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

worsening malaria symptoms;
dizziness, fainting, fast or pounding heartbeat;
severe or uncontrolled vomiting or diarrhea; or
stomach pain, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Coartem »




Coartem Tablets contain a fixed combination of two antimalarial active ingredients,
artemether, an artemisinin derivative, and lumefantrine. Both components are
blood schizontocides. The chemical name of artemether is (3R,5aS,6R,8aS,9R,10S,12R,12aR)-decahydro-10-methoxy-3,6,9-trimethyl-3,12-epoxy-12H-pyrano[4,3-j]-1,2-benzodioxepine.
Artemether is a white, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in acetone,
soluble in methanol and ethanol, and practically insoluble in water. It has
the empirical formula C16H2605 with a molecular
weight of 298.4, and the following structural formula:







The chemical name of lumefantrine is ( ± )-2-dibutylamino-l-[2,7-dichloro-9-(4-chlorobenzylidene)-9H-fluorene-4-yl]ethanol.
Lumefantrine is a yellow, crystalline powder that is freely soluble in N,N-dimethylformamide,
chloroform, and ethyl acetate; soluble in dichloromethane; slightly soluble
in ethanol and methanol; and insoluble in water. It has the empirical formula
C30H32CI3NO with a molecular weight of 528.9,
and the following structural formula:
Coartem Tablets are for oral administration. Each Coartem Tablet contains 20 mg of artemether and 120 mg lumefantrine. The inactive ingredients are colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, and polysorbate 80.
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/4/2009





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DESCRIPTION: Artemether and lumefantrine combination is a fixed dose artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) combining artemether, an artemisinin derivative, and lumefantrine ... Medical Treatment - Artesunate And Sulphadoxine-Pyrimethamine Tablets


Learn about the prescription medication Coartem (Artemether Lumefantrine Tablets), drug uses, dosage, side effects, drug interactions, warnings, reviews and patient labeling. Coartem (Artemether Lumefantrine Tablets) Drug Information: Uses ...


Artemether/lumefantrine tablets should be taken with food. Patients should be encouraged to resume normal eating as soon as food can be tolerated since this improves absorption of ... Complete Artemether/Lumefantrine information from Drugs.com


The combination of artemether and lumefantrine comes as a tablet to take by mouth. It is usually taken twice a day for 3 days as instructed by your doctor. Artemether and Lumefantrine: MedlinePlus Drug Information


All about Artemether/Lumefantrine Tablets. View complete and up to date Artemether/Lumefantrine information - part of the Drugs.com trusted medication database. Artemether/Lumefantrine Tablets Facts and Comparisons at Drugs.com


The short answer is that yes, the currently available Coartem tablets (a fixed combination of artemether / lumefantrine) can be crushed and given to children mixed with liquid as ... Essentialdrugs.org


... (artemether/lumefantrine) tablets Product Images Coartem - Novartis Pharmaceuticals


Coartem was co-developed by Novartis in collaboration with Chinese partners who also supply the active ingredients (artemether and lumefantrine). The final Coartem tablets are ... Coartem(reg) (artemether-lumefantrine) most effective malaria ...


HIGHLIGHTS OF PRESCRIBING INFORMATION These highlights do not include all the information needed to use Coartem Tablets safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for ... Coartem (artemether 20 mg/lumefantrine 120 mg) Tablets


an unusual or allergic reaction to artemether; lumefantrine, other medicines, foods, dyes, or ... The tablets may be crushed and mixed with 1-2 teaspoons of water in a clean ... artemether-lumefantrine : Information on Uses, Dosage & Side ...





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