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Artemether

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

P01BE02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0071963-77-4

Chemical Formula

C16-H26-O5

Molecular Weight

298

Therapeutic Category

Antiprotozoal agent: Antimalarial

Chemical Name

(3R,5aS,6R,8aS,9R,10S,12R,12aR)-decahydro-10-metoxy-3,6,9-trimetyl-3,12-epoxy-12H-pyrano[4,3-j]-1,2-benzodioxepin (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Artemetherum (Latin)
  • Artemether (German)
  • Artéméther (French)
  • Artemetero (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Artemether (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Artéméther (OS: DCF)
  • UNII-C7D6T3H22J (IS)
  • Artemether (PH: Ph. Int. 4)
  • Artemetherum (PH: Ph. Int. 4)

Brand Names

  • Adither Plus (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Adley, India
  • Aight-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Acinom Healthcare, India
  • Aight-L Plus (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Acinom Healthcare, India
  • Airalam (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Azevedos, Portugal
  • Amblum (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Meezab, Pakistan
  • Ametherdenk
    E. Denk OHG, Kenya
  • Anther (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    COSMAS, India
  • Arexel (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Jayson, Bangladesh
  • Arh-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Lincoln, India
  • Arh-L Forte (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Lincoln, India
  • Arlufa (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Zafa, Pakistan
  • Arsumet-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Aronex, India
  • Arte Plus (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Artefan (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Ajanta, Tanzania
  • Artefen (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Domagk, India
  • Artelum (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Woodward, Pakistan
  • Artem
    Hilton, Pakistan; Multi Mitra, Indonesia
  • Artemal
    Tabros, Pakistan
  • Artemet (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Artemetero + Lumefantrina Vesalius (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Vesalius Pharma, Colombia
  • Artemex
    Schazoo, Pakistan
  • Artemose
    Friends, Pakistan
  • Arteo-LF (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Gujarat Terce, India
  • Artheget (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Getz, Pakistan
  • Artitar (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Alliance, Pakistan
  • Auli-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Edward, India
  • Auli-L Plus (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Edward, India
  • Awamether (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Usawa, Pakistan
  • Beta-4X (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Jpee, India
  • Coartem (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Colombia; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, South Africa
  • Falcized-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Zota, India
  • Geether-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Genesis, India
  • Go-Malra (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Welkind, India
  • Larither
    IPCA, India
  • Leemether (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Johnlee, India
  • Lifart-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Iscon Life Sciences, India
  • Lphentin (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Lexus, India
  • Lumefal (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Malody, India
  • Lumerax (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    IPCA, India
  • Lumertam (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Maladex (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Bestochem, India
  • Oltimate-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Olcare Laboratories, India
  • Padlas-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Aden Healthcare, India
  • Padlas-L Plus (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Aden Healthcare, India
  • Paluther
    AHPL, India; Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh
  • Quarteel (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Sanify, India
  • Quitoria (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Merck, India
  • Rapither
    IPCA, India
  • Raux-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Pax Healthcare, India
  • Raux-L Plus (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Pax Healthcare, India
  • Reonate-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Rishab, India
  • Riamet (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Bulgaria; Novartis, Germany; Novartis, United Kingdom; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Malaysia; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Portugal; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia
  • Swait-AT Plus (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Little Greave, India
  • Zensumet-L (Artemether and Lumefantrine)
    Zenon, India

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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