Pyrimethamine

FDA Approved: * February 28, 2020
Pharm Company: * CEROVENE INC
Category: Malaria

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Pyrimethamine Overview

Pyrimethamine, sold under the brand name Daraprim among others, is a medication used with leucovorin (leucovorin is used to decrease side effects of pyrimethamine; it does not have intrinsic anti-parasitic activity) to treat the parasitic diseases toxoplasmosis and cystoisosporiasis.[3][4] It is also used with dapsone as a second-line option to prevent Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia in people with HIV/AIDS.[3] It was previously used for malari...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Pyrimethamine
  • Tablet: 25mg
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NDC Database Records for Pyrimethamine: (4 results)

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  • 43598-672 Pyrimethamine 25 mg Oral Tablet by Dr.reddys Laboratories Inc
  • 47781-925 Pyrimethamine 25 mg Oral Tablet by Alvogen Inc.
  • 48102-026 Pyrimethamine 25 mg Oral Tablet by Fera Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 72647-330 Pyrimethamine 25 mg Oral Tablet by Oakrum Pharma, LLC

Other drugs which contain Pyrimethamine or a similar ingredient: (3 results)