|Artemisia annua Extract; Dihydroartemisinine-10-a-succinate|
|White crystal powder|
|USP or EP|
1.Artesunate has function of controlling of vivax malaria and falciparum malaria symptom, as well as treatemt of chloroquine-resistant strain of insect.
2.Artesunate has function of anti-oxidant. artemisinin is reduced by catalase,dithiothreitol and alpha tocopherol, such as artesunate injection.
3.Artesunate has the function of anti-parasite, artemisinin on the role of anti-schistosomiasis and leptospirosis.
4.Artesunate has the function of antibacterial, artemisinin has anti-influenza virus effect.
1.Artesunate is an antimalarial agent. It is a water-soluble hemisuccinate derivative of dihydroartemisinin.
2.Artesunate is a sesquiterpene lactone isolated from Artemisia annua, a herb that has traditionally been used in China for the treatment of malaria.
3.Artesunate and its active metabolite dihydroartemisinin are potent blood schizonticides, active against the ring stage of the parasite.
4.It is ideal for the treatment of severe malaria, including cerebral malaria. It is also active against chloroquine and mefloquine resistant strains of P. falciparum.
5.It is unstable in neutral solution and is therefore only available for injections as artesunic acid.