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INFORMATION ABOUT PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG

PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG uses

PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG is a combination of three drugs: Pyrimethamine (Anti-parasitic), Artesunate (Anti-parasitic) and Sulphadoxine (Antibiotic). PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG is used to treat malaria caused by Plasmodium falciparum. 

Common side-effects

1) Dizziness
2) Nausea
3) Vomiting
4) Stomach pain
5) Diarrhea

It is not necessary for all people to experience the above side-effects.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG

1. Take PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG with food.
2. Please talk to your doctor if you feel too unwell to eat or drink.
3. PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG is not recommended for treatment of malaria caused by parasites other than Plasmodium falciparum.
4. PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG should not be used for treatment of complex malaria.
5. Keep your doctor informed about the other medicines you are taking.
6. Discuss with your doctor before taking PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG specially if you are pregnant or breast feeding.
7. You are recommended not to consume alcohol while taking PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG as it may cause increased dizziness.
8. Be cautious while driving and engaging in activities which require mental and physical coordination. PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG can cause mild drowsiness and sleepiness.
9. Any abnormal swelling, rashes or fluctuations in heart rate while taking PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG should be reported to the physician.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q) How does PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG work?
A) PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG is a combination of three drugs: Pyrimethamine (Anti-parasitic), Artesunate (Anti-parasitic) and Sulphadoxine (Antibiotic). Pyrimethamine and Artesunate kill the parasite by increasing the levels of haeme in the blood, which is a toxic substance to the parasite, thereby stops infection from spreading. Sulphadoxine stops the production of folic acid which is essential for bacterial multiplication.

Q) Is PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG safe for children?
A) Yes, PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG is safe for children. However, you are advised to give PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG to your child only if it is prescribed by your doctor. PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG should not be given to children if they have megaloblastic anemia, or if they have severe kidney or liver disease.

Q) Can I stop taking PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG on my own?
A) No, do not stop taking PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG on your own. To cure your infection completely continue taking PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG for as long as your doctor has prescribed it. Do not hesitate to speak with your doctor if you experience any difficulty while taking PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG.

Q) Can I take PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG with other medicines?
A) Maintain a minimum gap of 1-2 hours between PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG and other medicines. However, you are advised to take PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG with other medicines only after consulting your doctor to avoid unpleasant side-effects.

Q) What foods should I avoid while taking PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG?
A) Unless your doctor specifies continue with your normal diet. However, you are advised to avoid taking PYRIMETHAMINE 25 MG + ARTESUNATE 200 MG + SULPHADOXINE 500 MG with high-fat meal. Consult your doctor if you feel too unwell to eat and drink.

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