Falcigo 120mg Injection

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 2:58 am

Falcigo 120mg Injection

Uses of Falcigo 120mg Injection

Falcigo 120mg Injection is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Malaria

Side effects of Falcigo 120mg Injection

The most common side effects of Falcigo 120mg Injection are – Diarrhoea, Constipation, Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal Pain

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Falcigo 120mg Injection

Do not use Falcigo 120mg Injection if you are allergic to – Artesunate

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Falcigo 120mg Injection.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Falcigo 120mg Injection works

Falcigo 120mg Injection contains – Artesunate

Artesunate potently inhibits the essential Plasmodium falciparum exported protein 1, a membrane glutathione S-transferase. As a result, the amount of glutathione in the parasite is reduced.

Dosage of Falcigo 120mg Injection

The dosage of Falcigo 120mg Injection depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Falcigo 120mg Injection

If you forget to take a dose of Falcigo 120mg Injection, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Interaction

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About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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