Artesunate Atlantic

Artesunate Atlantic Dosage/Direction for Use

artesunate

Manufacturer:

Atlantic Lab

Distributor:

Atlantic Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
Tab: For treatment: Combination therapy dosage: Orally.
200 mg of Artesunate and 750 mg of Mefloquine initially.
200 mg of Artesunate and 500 mg of Mefloquine on the second day.
200 mg of Artesunate and 30 mg of Primaquine on the third day.
Inj: Before use, dissolve the artesunate for injection 60 mg (1 vial) with 1 amp. (1 ml) of 5% sodium bicarbonate injection and add 5% glucose injection or glucose and normal saline injection 5 ml to make each ml contains artesunate 10 mg, then I.V. slowly (3-4 ml/minute). Dose 1.2 mg/kg of body-weight for adult or 1.5 mg/kg body-weight for children under 7 years of age, I.V. or I.M. To inject repeatedly every 4, 24, and 48 hours after the first dose.
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