Artesunate: An Antimalarial AgentCreated 3 months ago by marykudro
Artesunate is used to reliably control the acute attack and cerebral type of malaria. It is useful against the plasmodium falciparum and plasmodium vivax, especially against malaria parasites resistant to Chloroquine. The artesunate injection 60 mg price is around Rs. 228 for a supply of a vial of 1mL injection. The standard dose of artesunate can be given by deep IM injection or slow IV injection. Use this medication with extra caution in pregnant women in the first trimester. Store artesunate injection in a cool, dry place. Protect this agent from light.