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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

(±)-2,7-dichloro-9-[(Z)-p-chlorobenzylidene]-α-[(dibutylamino)metyl]fluorene-4-metanol (WHO)

Foreign Names

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

Generic Names

  • Lumefantrine (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Luméfantrine (OS: DCF)
  • Benflumetol (IS)
  • UNII-F38R0JR742 (IS)
  • Lumefantrine (PH: USP 38)

Brand Names

  • Adither Plus (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Adley, India
  • Aight-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Acinom Healthcare, India
  • Aight-L Plus (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Acinom Healthcare, India
  • Airalam (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Azevedos, Portugal
  • 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
  • Arsumet-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Aronex, India
  • Arte Plus (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Artefan (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Ajanta, Tanzania
  • Artefen (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Domagk, India
  • Artelum (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Woodward, Pakistan
  • Artemet (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Arteo-LF (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Gujarat Terce, India
  • Artheget (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Getz, Pakistan
  • Artitar (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Alliance, Pakistan
  • Auli-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Edward, India
  • Auli-L Plus (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Edward, India
  • Awamether (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Usawa, Pakistan
  • Beta-4X (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Jpee, India
  • Coartem (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Oman; Novartis, United States; Novartis AH, South Africa
  • Falcized-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Zota, India
  • Geether-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Genesis, India
  • Go-Malra (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Welkind, India
  • Leemether (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Johnlee, India
  • Lifart-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Iscon Life Sciences, India
  • Lphentin (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Lexus, India
  • Lumefal (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Little Greave, India; Malody, India
  • Lumerax (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    IPCA, India
  • Lumertam (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Maladex (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Bestochem, India
  • Oltimate-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Olcare Laboratories, India
  • Padlas-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Aden Healthcare, India
  • Padlas-L Plus (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Aden Healthcare, India
  • Quarteel (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Sanify, India
  • Quitoria (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Merck, India
  • Raux-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Pax Healthcare, India
  • Raux-L Plus (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Pax Healthcare, India
  • Reonate-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Rishab, India
  • Riamet (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Kemofarmacija, Slovenia; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Bulgaria; Novartis, France; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Portugal; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland; Novartis Pharma, Germany; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK, United Kingdom
  • Swait-AT Plus (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Little Greave, India
  • Zensumet-L (Lumefantrine and Artemether)
    Zenon, India


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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