|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||India|
|EQUIVALENT BRAND||Falcigo Tablet|
|GENERIC NAME||Artesunate / Mefloquine|
|MANUFACTURER||Zydus Cadila Pharma|
|PACKAGING||6 tablets in 1 strip|
|COMPOSITION||Artesunate (100mg) + Mefloquine (200mg)|
|PACK SIZE||30 Tablet/s, 60 Tablet/s, 90 Tablet/s, 120 Tablet/s|
Falcigo Plus Tablet is a combination medicine that is prescribed to treat malaria. It fights against the infection by preventing the growth of the parasites inside the body.
Falcigo Plus Tablet is a prescription medicine. It is to be taken with food and take it at a fixed time regularly. Take the medicine in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as this may have harmful effects on your body. A missed dose should be taken as soon as you remember. The course of the treatment should be completed for better efficacy.
Some common side effects of this medicine are headaches, loss of appetite, weakness, pain in muscles, and joint pain. You may also feel dizzy, thus it is advised not to drive or operate machinery. To overcome dizziness you should drink plenty of fluid. If any of the side effects get aggravated, contact your doctor immediately.
Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are taking any medication for any health conditions. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with their doctor before taking it. Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause excessive drowsiness with this medicine.
USES OF FALCIGO PLUS TABLET
- Treatment of Malaria
BENEFITS OF FALCIGO PLUS TABLET
In Treatment of Malaria
SIDE EFFECTS OF FALCIGO PLUS TABLET
Common side effects of Falcigo Plus
- Muscle pain
- Upset stomach
- Stomach pain
- Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
- Skin rash
HOW TO USE FALCIGO PLUS TABLET
HOW FALCIGO PLUS TABLET WORKS
Falcigo Plus Tablet can cause dizziness, loss of balance and mental problems and this may affect your ability to drive.
Use of Falcigo Plus Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.