artemether, artesunate, intramuscular
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
N Engl J Med. 1996 Jul 11;335(2):76-83 Randomized Controlled Trial
IN malaria, plasmodium falciparum, severe The Use of
artemether, artesunate, intramuscular
As Treatment, Acute
Is equal Than
quinine, intramuscular
To reduce mortality (13% artemether VS 17% quinine, p NS), reduce coma duration or reduce hospital stay.