Pharmacokinetics and comparative bioavailability of artesunate and mefloquine administered separately or as a fixed combination product to healthy volunteers and patients with uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria

by Olliaro P, Ramanathan S, Vaillant M, Reuter S, Evans A, Krudsood S, Looareesuwan S, Kiechel JR, Taylor W, and Navaratnam VJournal of Bioequivalence & Bioavailability, May 2010, 2(3):059-066.

Summary: The pharmacokinetics of artesunate, dihydroartemisinin, the artesunate metabolite and predominant species and mefloquine were assessed in a single-dose, randomised, crossover design study in healthy volunteers and in a multiple-dose, randomised, parallel group study in patients with uncomplicated falciparum malaria.

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