Also known as: Dihydroartemisinin Dihydroqinghaosu

Active ingredient description

Artenimol is an artemisinin derivative and antimalarial agent used in the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum infections. Artemisinin combination therapy is highly effective against malaria.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code
Group title
P Antiparasitic products, insecticides and repellents → P01 Antiprotozoals → P01B Antimalarials → P01BE Artemisinin and derivatives
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Artenimol is found within below combination drugs:


Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

Chemical formula: C₁₅H₂₄O₅
Molecular mass: 284.352 g/mol

External identifiers

CAS Substance: 71939-50-9
CAS Substance: 81496-81-3
DrugBank Drug: DB11638
PubChem Compound: 3000518
SNOMED-CT Concept: 713474002
Artenimol (substance)
UNII Identifier: 6A9O50735X