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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antiprotozoal agent: Antimalarial

Chemical Name

9H-Fluorene-4-methanol, 2,7-dichloro-9-((4-chlorophenyl)methylene)-alpha-((dibutylamino)m- ethyl)-

Foreign Names

  • Lumefantrinum (Latin)
  • Lumefantrin (German)
  • Luméfantrine (French)
  • Lumefantrina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Lumefantrine (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Luméfantrine (OS: DCF)
  • Benflumetol (IS)

Brand Names

  • Adither Plus (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Adley, India
  • Amblum (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Meezab, Pakistan
  • Anther (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    COSMAS, India
  • Antimal
    Macquins, Pakistan
  • Arexel (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Jayson, Bangladesh
  • Arh-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Lincoln, India
  • Arh-L Forte (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Lincoln, India
  • Arlufa (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Zafa, Pakistan
  • Arlufe (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Neiss, India
  • Arsumet-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Aronex, India
  • Arte Plus (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Artefon (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    CTCPDPTU I-Pharbaco, Vietnam
  • Artelum (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Woodward, Pakistan
  • Artemet (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Artheget (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Getz, Pakistan
  • Artitar (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Alliance, Pakistan
  • A-Teem (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Aamorb, India
  • Awamether (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Usawa, Pakistan
  • Coartem (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Congo; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, United States; Novartis, South Africa; Novartis Healthcare, Philippines
  • Co-Lutem (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Saokim Pharma, Vietnam
  • Combither (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Aristo, India
  • Lumerax (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Ipca, India
  • Lumertam (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Lumether (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Themis Medicare, India
  • Lumether Forte (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Themis Medicare, India
  • Reonate-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Rishab, India
  • Riamet (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Novartis, Austria; Novartis, Australia; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Bulgaria; Novartis, Switzerland; Novartis, Germany; Novartis, France; Novartis, United Kingdom; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Poland; Novartis, Sweden
  • Zensumet-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Zenon, India

International Drug Name Search


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

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