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Ecother Injection 2ml

By LEOLIFE SCIENCES PVT LTD
2ml Injection
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Ecother 150 MG Description

Ecother Injection is an anti-malarial medication. It contains artemether as the active substance. Ecother Injection is used in the treatment of malaria. It works by preventing the protein synthesis in...
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ContainsArtemether(150.0 Mg)
UsesMalaria
Side effectsDizziness, injection site pain, fever
ClassificationANTI-MALARIAL
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Uses of Ecother 150 MG

Ecother Injection is used in the treatment of malaria in both adults and children.

Contraindications of Ecother 150 MG

  • If you are allergic to artemether, other artemisinin derivatives or any other ingredient of Ecother Injection.
  • If you are less than three months pregnant.

Side effects of Ecother 150 MG

  • Dizziness
  • Injection site pain
  • Fever
  • Skin reactions

Precautions and Warnings of Ecother 150 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ecother Injection 2ml during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the effect of Ecother Injection during pregnancy. The use of this medicine in the first three months of pregnancy is not recommended. Ecother Injection can be used in the last six months of pregnancy only if recommended by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ecother Injection 2ml while breastfeeding?
A:
No information is available if Ecother Injection passes into human breast milk. This medicine should only be used in breastfeeding women if recommended by the doctor. If Ecother Injection is indicated for use, breastfeeding should be stopped.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ecother Injection 2ml?
A:
There is limited information on the effect of Ecother Injection on driving ability. If you experience any effects after taking this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is advised to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ecother Injection 2ml?
A:
There is limited information available on the interaction of alcohol with Ecother Injection. Ask your doctor for advice on alcohol intake along with this medicine.

Mode of Action of Ecother 150 MG

How Does It Work?

  • Ecother Injection works by preventing the protein synthesis in the parasite, which causes the death of the malaria-causing parasite.
  • It also releases highly reactive free radicals, which cause changes in the parasite membrane.

Directions for Use of Ecother 150 MG

  • Ecother Injection will be given in the hospital by your doctor or nurse.
  • Do not self-inject this medicine. Follow any aftercare instructions given by the doctor or nurse.

Interactions of Ecother 150 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Ecother Injection works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.

Storage and disposal of Ecother 150 MG

  • Store Ecother Injection below 30°C. Protect from light.
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Ecother 150 MG

Overdose

Ecother Injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse and hence, the chances of an overdose are unlikely.

Missed a Dose

It is unlikely that a dose of Ecother Injection will be missed if you are monitored in a healthcare setup. However, if you have missed taking a dose of the injection, inform the doctor or nurse immedi...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Ecother Injection used for?

A: Ecother Injection is used for the treatment of malaria in both adults and children.

Q: Can Ecother Injection be used in pregnancy?

A: There is limited information on the effect of Ecother Injection during pregnancy. The use of this medicine in the first three months of pregnancy is not recommended. Ecother Injection can be used in the last six months of pregnancy only if recommended by the doctor.
Product Details
Brand
ECOTHER
Expires on or After
26/09/2022

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