Artequin Adult Tablets – 600/750mg Tablets 6 Tablets

Fixed-dose combination of Artesunate and Mefloquine

Used in the treatment of Severe Malaria in adults


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Artequin Adult Tablets – 600/750mg, 6 Tablets

Artequin Adult Tablets is a tablet that is used to treat severe malaria, as well as chloroquine-resistant malaria. It can also be used to treat severe quinine-resistant malaria and chloroquine-resistant falciparum malaria. This tablet is easy to take and helps to get rid of the infection quickly.

Artequin Adult Tablets contain Artesunate and Mefloquine as active ingredients.

What type of malaria conditions Artequin Adult Tablets is used for?

Artequin Adult Tablets is used for the following and should be taken on the advise of your doctor:

  • Severe malaria
  • Chloroquine resistant malaria
  • Severe quinine resistant malaria
  • Chloroquine resistant falciparum malaria
  • Malaria of the cerebrum of the brain

Symptoms of Malaria

Symptoms of malaria can develop as quickly as 7 days after you’re bitten by an infected mosquito.

Typically, the time between being infected and when symptoms start (incubation period) is 7 to 18 days, depending on the specific parasite you’re infected with. However, in some cases it can take up to a year for symptoms to develop.

The initial symptoms of malaria are flu-like and include:

  • a high temperature of 38C or above
  • feeling hot and shivery
  • headaches
  • vomiting
  • muscle pains
  • diarrhoea
  • generally feeling unwell

These symptoms are often mild and can sometimes be difficult to identify as malaria.

Complications of Malaria

Can someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding use Artequin Adult Tablets?

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking Artequin Adult if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, suspect you are pregnant or breast-feeding

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What is the price of Artequin Adult Tablets in Nigeria?

The price of  Artequin Adult Tablets is N3,500

Where can you buy Artequin Adult Tablets In Nigeria?

You can Buy Artequin Adult Tablets at Asset Pharmacy Lagos Nigeria, Nigeria’s Largest Online Pharmacy.




How to Use

How to use Artequin Adult Tablets

Read the Medication Guide before you start using medicines 

Product Details

Product Information of Artequin Adult Tablets


Before using Artequin Adult Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
  • Consult your doctor immediately if your symptoms do not improve, you are unable to eat, or you develop fainting, flu-like symptoms, or change in heartbeat
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
  • Experience pain, burning, tingling, numbness in hands or feet, muscle weakness or problems in eyes
  • Finish the entire course of treatment as prescribed
  • Have any heart disease or liver disorders
  • Inform your doctor if you have existing medical problems including heart problems or HIV
  • Inform your doctor of all your other medications
  • Pregnant or planning to become pregnant
  • Take with food

Interactions with Artequin Adult Tablet

If you use other drugs or over-the-counter products at the same time, the effects of Artequin Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Artequin Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
  • Amiodarone
  • Artemisinin
  • Chloroquine
  • Dihydroartemisinin
  • HIV drugs
  • Halofantrine
  • Mefloquine
  • Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors
  • Primaquine
  • Protease inhibitors

When not to use Artequin Tablet

Hypersensitivity to Artequin Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Artequin Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
  • Breastfeeding
  • First 3 months of pregnancy
  • History of psychiatric illness and seizure disorders
  • Hypersensitive
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Severe hepatic and renal impairment

Side Effects

Side Effects of Artequin Adult Tablets

The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Artequin Adult Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
  • Dizziness
  • Difficulty in falling asleep
  • Unusual tiredness
  • Anxiety
  • Abnormal dreams
  • Muscle pain
  • Vomiting
  • Slow heart rate
  • Nausea
  • Anorexia
  • Neutropenia
  • Anemia
  • Hemolysis
  • Elevated levels of liver enzymes
  • Visual disturbances
  • Irregular heart beats
  • Itching of skin
  • Skin rash
  • Abdominal pain
  • Chills
  • Sensation of spinning or rotation
  • Depression
  • Ringing in ears
  • Loss of appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Artequin Adult Tablet may also cause side-effects not listed here


Product Ingredients of Artequin Adult Tablets

Artequin Adult Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
  • Artesunate – 600Mg
  • Mefloquine – 750Mg


Delievry time are estimates. Can vary due to the time of day you order.

Delivery time estimate are subject to the courier company.

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