ARTINAT INJ.60MG X1
What is Artinat Inj used for?
Artinat Injection is an antiparasitic medication that is used in the treatment of malaria. Artinat injection is not used in preventing malaria or in treating severe malaria where the brain, lungs, or kidneys have been affected.
Artinat Inj Composition
Artinat Inj contains Artesunate 60mg.
How does Artinat Inj work?
Artinat Injection is an antiparasitic medication that works by producing harmful chemicals; free radicals, within the malarial parasite, thereby killing it.
Artinat Inj Dosage
The recommended dosage of Artinat Injection is;
For children weight < 20 kg: 3.0 mg/kg.
For children weight > 20 kg and adults: 2.4 mg/kg.
It can be given by intravenous route (IV) or intramuscular route (IM) at 0 hours, 12 hours, and 24 hours, and thereafter, it is to be administered once daily till the patient is able to tolerate oral antimalarial therapy.
How to use Artinat Inj
Artinat Inj should be administered to you by your doctor or nurse. Please do not self administer Artinat injection
What are the Side Effects of Artinat injection?
Common side effects of Artinat Inj include; Headache, Dizziness, Weakness, Loss of appetite, and Injection sites reactions such as pain, swelling, and redness.
Who should not use Artinat Injection?
Use of Artinat Injection should be avoided in patients who are allergic to Artinat or any of its components.
Artinat Injection Price.
Artinat injection price is listed on Drugstore.ng, Nigeria’s online pharmacy store.