Pyrimethamine + Sulfadoxine

Category: Malaria



Pyrimethamine + Sulfadoxine Overview

Sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine, sold under the brandname Fansidar, is a combination medication used to treat malaria.[1][2] It contains sulfadoxine (a sulfonamide) and pyrimethamine (an antiprotozoal).[3] For the treatment of malaria it is typically used along with other antimalarial medication such as artesunate.[3] Side effects include diarrhea, rash, itchiness, headache, and hair loss.[3][1] Rarely a...

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Pyrimethamine + Sulfadoxine
  • Tablet: 25mg + 500mg
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