(Artesunate 60 mg Injection)
NISUNATE Injection is an antimalarial medication that contains Artesunate. It is a first line treatment for severe malaria. Artesunate is water soluble and therefore can be given by Injection.
Adults: A loading dose of 2 mg/kg via IM or IV infusion, should be followed by 1 mg/kg after 4 hours and 24 hours. Thereafter a dose of 1 mg/kg should be given daily for a maximum of 7 days.