Active Ingredient(s):Eflornithine FDA Approved: * November 28, 1990 Pharm Company: *SANOFI AVENTIS US Category:Women's Health / Fertility
Eflornithine, sold under the brand name Vaniqa among others, is a medication used to treat African trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness) and excessive hair growth on the face in women. Specifically it is used for the 2nd stage of sleeping sickness caused by T. b. gambiense and may be used with nifurtimox. It is used by injection or applied to the skin.
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