ATC codes: P01BF01
Malaria due to Plasmodium vivax ICD11 code: 1F81
Artemether + lumefantrine
Not recommended in the first trimester of pregnancy or in children below 5 kg
Oral > Solid: 20 mg + 120 mg tablet ; 20 mg + 120 mg dispersible tablet (EMLc)
EML status history
Also recommended for children
Children > 5 kg
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 + lumefantrine dispersible tablet formulation was added for children use in the treatment of malaria.