ATC codes: P01BE02
Malaria due to Plasmodium vivax ICD11 code: 1F81
For use in the management of severe malaria
Parenteral > General injections > IM: 80 mg per mL in 1 mL ampoule (oily injection)
EML status history
Also recommended for children
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
Patents have expired in most jurisdictions
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
Artemether was added to the core list of the EMLc for the curative treatment of malaria.