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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, JAN)
  • Artéméther (OS: DCF)
  • UNII-C7D6T3H22J (IS)
  • Artemether (PH: Ph. Int. 7)
  • Artemetherum (PH: Ph. Int. 7)

Brand Names

  • A-Arti L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Biophar Rech, India
  • Aba-AT D-Syr [+ Lumefantrine]
    Intra, India
  • Abha-LM [+ Lumefantrine]
    Cure Quick, India
  • Adither Plus [+ Lumefantrine]
    Adley, India
  • A-fantrine [+ Lumefantrine]
    Atco, Pakistan
  • Aight-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Acinom Healthcare, India
  • Aight-L Plus [+ Lumefantrine]
    Acinom Healthcare, India
  • Airalam [+ Lumefantrine]
    Azevedos, Portugal
  • Alither [+ Lumefantrine]
    Allenge, India
  • Alither Forte [+ Lumefantrine]
    Allenge, India
  • Amblum [+ Lumefantrine]
    Meezab, Pakistan
  • Ametherdenk
    E. Denk OHG, Kenya
  • Anther [+ Lumefantrine]
    COSMAS, India
  • Arexel [+ Lumefantrine]
    Jayson, Bangladesh
  • Arh-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Lincoln, India
  • Arh-L Forte [+ Lumefantrine]
    Lincoln, India
  • Arlufa [+ Lumefantrine]
    Zafa, Pakistan
  • Arsumet-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Aronex, India
  • Arte Plus [+ Lumefantrine]
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Artefan [+ Lumefantrine]
    Ajanta, Tanzania
  • Artefen [+ Lumefantrine]
    Domagk, India
  • Artelum [+ Lumefantrine]
    Woodward, Pakistan
  • Artem
    Hilton, Pakistan; Multi Mitra, Indonesia
  • Artem [+ Lumefantrine]
    Aexim, Bangladesh
  • Artemal
    Tabros, Pakistan
  • Artemether & Lumefantrine [+ Lumefantrine]
    CN Unifarm, Romania
  • Artemex
    Schazoo, Pakistan
  • Artemose
    Friends, Pakistan
  • Arteo-LF [+ Lumefantrine]
    Gujarat Terce, India
  • Artheget [+ Lumefantrine]
    Getz, Pakistan
  • Artitar [+ Lumefantrine]
    Alliance, Pakistan
  • Artrine [+ Lumefantrine]
    OBS, Pakistan
  • Auli-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Edward, India
  • Auli-L Plus [+ Lumefantrine]
    Edward, India
  • Awamether [+ Lumefantrine]
    Usawa, Pakistan
  • Benmether [+ Lumefantrine]
    Benson Pharma, Pakistan
  • Beta-4X [+ Lumefantrine]
    Jpee, India
  • Coartem [+ Lumefantrine]
    Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, United States; Novartis AH, South Africa
  • Co-Methe [+ Lumefantrine]
    Helix, Pakistan
  • Entum
    English, Pakistan
  • Ether [+ Lumefantrine]
    Fozan Pharma, Pakistan
  • Exafal [+ Lumefantrine]
    Novartis, Pakistan
  • Falcinil [+ Lumefantrine]
    Wilshire, Pakistan
  • Falcized-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Zota, India
  • Fansimz [+ Lumefantrine]
    Simz, Pakistan
  • Finpher
    Kinsa, Pakistan
  • Finpher Plus [+ Lumefantrine]
    Kinsa, Pakistan
  • Geether-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Genesis, India
  • Genart
    Genix Pharma, Pakistan
  • Gen-m [+ Lumefantrine]
    Genix Pharma, Pakistan
  • Go-Malra [+ Lumefantrine]
    Welkind, India
  • Hitecxin
    Highnoon, Pakistan
  • Ixalt [+ Lumefantrine]
    PharmaFive, Pakistan
  • Larither
    IPCA, India
  • Leemether [+ Lumefantrine]
    Johnlee, India
  • Lifart-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Iscon Life Sciences, India
  • Lomar
    Allmed Labs, Pakistan
  • Lomar DS [+ Lumefantrine]
    Allmed Labs, Pakistan
  • Lphentin [+ Lumefantrine]
    Lexus, India
  • Lumefal [+ Lumefantrine]
    Malody, India
  • Lumerax [+ Lumefantrine]
    IPCA, India; Sante, Pakistan
  • Lumertam [+ Lumefantrine]
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Mac-Mether [+ Lumefantrine]
    Macter, Pakistan
  • Maladex [+ Lumefantrine]
    Bestochem, India
  • Malamether
    Raka Poshi, Pakistan
  • Malart
    Medicraft, Pakistan
  • Malasan
    Pharmedic, Pakistan
  • Maleva [+ Lumefantrine]
    Tagma, Pakistan
  • Malout [+ Lumefantrine]
    Pharmacare, Pakistan
  • Maltem
    Popular, Pakistan
  • Maltem Plus [+ Lumefantrine]
    Popular, Pakistan
  • Marv DS [+ Lumefantrine]
    Amarant, Pakistan
  • Mether
    Helix, Pakistan
  • Misomal
    Tabros, Pakistan
  • Moroi Forte [+ Lumefantrine]
    Amarant, Pakistan
  • Morvi
    Amarant, Pakistan
  • Mosart
    Neomedix, Pakistan
  • Oltimate-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Olcare Laboratories, India
  • Padlas-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Aden Healthcare, India
  • Padlas-L Plus [+ Lumefantrine]
    Aden Healthcare, India
  • Paluther
    AHPL, India; Sanofi-Aventis, Bangladesh
  • Quarteel [+ Lumefantrine]
    Sanify, India
  • Quitoria [+ Lumefantrine]
    Merck, India
  • Rapither
    IPCA, India
  • Raux-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Pax Healthcare, India
  • Raux-L Plus [+ Lumefantrine]
    Pax Healthcare, India
  • Reonate-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Rishab, India
  • Riamet [+ Lumefantrine]
    IFET, Greece; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Japan; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis Farmaceutica, Spain; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK, United Kingdom; Sandoz, France; Sanolabor, Slovenia
  • Riamet 20mg/120mg [+ Lumefantrine]
    Novartis Pharma, Switzerland; Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Swait-AT Plus [+ Lumefantrine]
    Little Greave, India
  • Zensumet-L [+ Lumefantrine]
    Zenon, India

Glossary

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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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