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Falcitop 150mg Injection

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
2ml Injection in Ampoule
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Falcitop 150 MG Description

Falcitop Injection is an anti-malarial medication. It contains artemotil as the active substance. Falcitop Injection is used in the treatment of malaria. It works by releasing a highly reactive free r...
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ContainsArtemotil(150.0 Mg)
UsesMalaria
Side effectsNausea, dizziness
ClassificationANTI-MALARIAL
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Uses of Falcitop 150 MG

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

Contraindications of Falcitop 150 MG

If you are allergic to artemotil, artemisinin derivatives or any other ingredient of Falcitop Injection.

Side effects of Falcitop 150 MG

  • Nausea
  • Dizziness

Precautions and Warnings of Falcitop 150 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Falcitop 150mg Injection during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the effect of Falcitop Injection during pregnancy and hence should not be used in pregnant women. This medicine should only be used in pregnant women if recommended by the doctor after assessing the need and the risk.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Falcitop 150mg Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
No information is available if Falcitop Injection passes into human breast milk. This medicine should only be used in breastfeeding women if recommended by the doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Falcitop 150mg Injection?
A:
There is limited information on the effect of Falcitop 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 Falcitop 150mg Injection?
A:
There is limited information available on the interaction of alcohol with Falcitop Injection. Ask your doctor for advice on alcohol intake along with this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are giving Falcitop Injection to a child.

Mode of Action of Falcitop 150 MG

How Does It Work?

  • Falcitop Injection releases a highly reactive free radical, which causes the death of the malaria-causing parasite.
  • It also prevents the formation of protein and alters the internal structure of the parasite, thereby killing it.

Directions for Use of Falcitop 150 MG

  • Falcitop 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 Falcitop 150 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Falcitop 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.
  • Caution should be taken when using Falcitop Injection with other medicines that increase the QT interval, such as quinine and halofantrine.

Storage and disposal of Falcitop 150 MG

  • Store Falcitop Injection below 30°C. Protect from light. Do not freeze.
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Falcitop 150 MG

Overdose

Falcitop 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 Falcitop 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 immed...
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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 Falcitop Injection used for?

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

Q: How does Falcitop Injection work?

  • Falcitop Injection releases a highly reactive free radical which causes the death of the malaria-causing parasite.
  • It also prevents the formation of protein and alters the internal structure of the parasite, thereby killing it.
Product Details
Brand
FALCITOP
Expires on or After
28/09/2022

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