Coartem is a prescription medication that effectively alleviates the symptoms of Malaria. It can be used alone or in conjunction with other medications as prescribed by your healthcare provider.
Each tablet of Coartem contains 80mg of artemether and 480mg of lumefantrine. The recommended dosage is one tablet taken twice daily for three days. The second dose should be taken eight hours after the first, followed by subsequent doses taken 12 hours apart. It is best to take Coartem with a fatty meal to maximize absorption.