Composition: Artesunate NA + Sulfadoxine NA + Pyrimethamine NA
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Artesunate is used in the treatment of malariaIt is not used to prevent malaria or to treat severe malaria (where it has affected the brain, lungs or kidneys).
Artesunate acts by producing free radicals within the malarial parasite, which kills it.
Decreased appetite, Headache, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Cough.
Sulfadoxine is used in the treatment of malaria and bacterial infections.
Sulfadoxine is an antibiotic. It stops bacteria from producing folic acid, a vitamin required for bacterial replication.
Nausea, Vomiting, Skin rash, Allergic reaction.
Pyrimethamine is used in the treatment of malaria.
Pyrimethamine is a weak base that reaches high concentration within the malarial parasite and causes accumulation of toxic heme pigment, which kills it.
Abnormal bruising, Abnormal skin pigmentation, Anemia, Change in blood test results, Dizziness, Headache, Vomiting, Weakness, Diarrhoea, Nausea.