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Malsunate Injection

10ml Powder For Injection in Dry Vial
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Malsunate 60 MG Description

Malsunate Powder For Injection is an antimalarial medicine used to treat severe malaria. It contains artesunate. Your doctor will add other antimalarial medicines along with this injection to treat y

our malaria infection completely. Headache, nausea, discomfort are some common side effects of Falcigo injection. However, these are temporary and go away on their own. Before starting this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.


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ContainsArtesunate(60.0 Mg)
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, vomiting
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Uses of Malsunate 60 MG

Malsunate Powder For Injection is used for the treatment of severe malaria in adults and children.

Contraindications of Malsunate 60 MG

If you are allergic to Artesunate or any other ingredient of Malsunate Powder For Injection.

Side effects of Malsunate 60 MG

  • Headache
  • Sickness (nausea)
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain or discomfort
  • Blood-related abnormalities (low red blood cell count, low platelet count)
  • Rashes, itching

Precautions and Warnings of Malsunate 60 MG



Can I take Malsunate Powder For Injection during pregnancy?
Limited information is available on the use of Falcigo Injection in pregnant women. Use in pregnancy is not recommended.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Malsunate Powder For Injection while breastfeeding?
Components of Falcigo injection pass into breastmilk. Use of this injection during breastfeeding should be avoided.


Can I drive if I have taken Malsunate Powder For Injection?
Malsunate Powder For Injection does not affect your ability to drive but you should avoid driving till you get well completely.


Can I consume alcohol with Malsunate Powder For Injection?
Alcohol is not known to interact with Malsunate Powder For Injection. However, if you consume alcohol too often, discuss it with your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience rashes, itching, swelling on face and inside the mouth, difficulty in breathing, inform your doctor immediately.
  • You may be asked for regular blood tests as this medicine may disturb some blood counts.
  • You have any other health condition.

Mode of Action of Malsunate 60 MG

How Does It Work?

Malsunate Powder For Injection contains Artesunate which inhibits the growth and survival of malaria parasites even in cases where quinine has failed to respond. However, this injection alone is not e...
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Directions for Use of Malsunate 60 MG

  • Malsunate Powder For Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse in a hospital/clinic.
  • Do not self-inject. Follow any aftercare instructions given by the doctor/nurse.

Interactions of Malsunate 60 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant administration with medicines such as ritonavir, nevirapine, rifampin, carbamazepine and phenytoin decreases the blood concentration of Malsunate Powder For Injection.
  • Medicines like axitinib, vandetanib, imatinib and diclofenac should be given with caution as they may increase the adverse effects of Malsunate Powder For Injection.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines or herbal supplements that you are taking before starting this injection.

Storage and disposal of Malsunate 60 MG

Store Malsunate Powder For Injection at a temperature of 20° to 25°C. Keep it out of the reach of children and pets. Discard any unused medicine.

Dosage of Malsunate 60 MG


  • Malsunate Powder For Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse. Thus, the chances of overdose are unlikely. However, if you experience any discomfort or specific symptoms, inform your doctor or rea...
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Missed a Dose

It is unlikely that the dose of Malsunate Powder For Injection will be missed if you are monitored in a healthcare set up. However, if you have missed taking any dose of this injection, inform your do...
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What is Malsunate Powder For Injection?

A: Malsunate Powder For Injection is an antimalarial medicine.

Q: Is Malsunate Powder For Injection effective in the treatment of quinine resistant malaria?

A: Yes, Malsunate Powder For Injection is effective in cases of quinine resistance.

Q: How to use Malsunate Powder For Injection?

A: Malsunate Powder For Injection is available as a white powder in a vial, which comes with a diluent liquid in another vial. Your doctor/nurse will mix it properly and administer the medicine as intravenous bolus slowly.

Q: Is Malsunate Powder For Injection effective in treating all types and stages of malaria parasite?

A: No, Malsunate Powder For Injection is ineffective against hypnozoite liver stage forms of Plasmodium. Hence, another antimalarial medicine is given along with this for complete cure of infection.
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