PentacarinatActive Ingredient(s): Pentamidine
Pharm Company: * ARMOUR PHARM
Pentamidine is an antimicrobial medication used to treat African trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, Balamuthia infections, babesiosis, and to prevent and treat pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) in people with poor immune function. In African trypanosomiasis it is used for early disease before central nervous system involvement, as a second line option to suramin. It is an option for both visceral leishmaniasis and cutaneous leishmaniasis.... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.