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About Camosunate for adults 14yrs

What is Camosunate Adult 14 years?

Camosunate adult 14 years is an antimalarial medication indicated in the treatment of acute uncomplicated malaria and multi-drug resistant malaria caused by plasmodium falciparum. The active ingredient of camosunate are Amodiaquine and artesunate. 

Is Amodiaquine the same as chloroquin?

Amodiaquine is used as an alternative to chloroquine especially in areas with chloroquine-resistant malaria. Generally, amodiaquine has been shown to be more effective than chloroquine in the treatment of plasmodium falciparum-caused malaria. 

What are the side effects of Camosunate?

Possible side effects of camosunate include the following:

  • Syncope 
  • Spasticity 
  • Convulsions
  • Involuntary movements 
  • Nausea 
  • Vomiting 
  • Anorexia
  • Dizziness 
  • Neutropenia 
  • Anemia
  • Hemolysis 
  • Heightened liver enzyme levels 

This is not a full list of side effects, thus if you notice any unlisted effects while using camosunate, do consult your doctor. 

Who should not use Camosunate Adult 14?

The following people should not use camosunate – people who are:

  • Breastfeeding 
  • Visually impaired 
  • The first trimester of pregnancy
  • Liver damage 
  • Pregnant 
  • Severe gastrointestinal and hematological diseases. 

What is the dosage of Camosunate Adult 14?

Make sure to consult your doctor and the information leaflet of your medicine. 

Where can I buy camosunate adult 14 in Nigeria?

Camosunate adult 14syrup is available on Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy – drugstore.ng – and you can get it when you click here.

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