The group is subdivided according to types of parasites.
This group comprises drugs mainly used for treatment and prophylaxis of malaria.
|The DDDs are based on the treatment of malaria, except for proguanil, which is used for prophylaxis only. For some substances the DDDs are expressed as amount of base. These are indicated in the ATC index.|
P01BE Artemisinin and derivatives, plain
|The parenteral DDD for arthemether is based on monotherapy.|
The DDDs for artemisinin derivatives are based on combination therapy with other antimalarials.
Last updated: 2012-12-20