|Artemisia Annua Extract|
|USP or EP|
Artemether is an artemisinin derivative that is artemisinin in which the lactone has been converted to the corresponding lactol methyl ether.It is an antimalarial agent used to treat acute uncomplicated malaria. It is administered in combination with lumefantrine for improved efficacy. Now studies are also showing that it is effective against a wide variety of cancers as shown in a series of successful experiments. It is the most effective on leukemia and colon cancer. Intermediate activities were also shown against melanoma, breast, ovarian, prostate, CNS and renal cancer.
1.Artemether has effect on antibacterial.
2.Artemether has effect on anti-influenza virus.
3.Artemether can be used for anti-parasite.
4.Artemether can play the role of anti-schistosomiasis and leptospirosis.
5.Artemether can be used for antimalarial.
6.Artemether can inhibit the parasite's maturity.