Artesunate injection | MMV

Given that artesunate injection offers a 22% reduction in mortality compared to the alternative, injectable quinine,2 up to an estimated 24,000 additional young lives have been saved by this medicine over this time period.

Additionally, Mozambique has confirmed that they will procure 2.6 million vials of artesunate injection in 2012/2013 through a World Bank-funded grant to treat severe malaria.

via Artesunate injection | MMV.


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