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INDICATIONS

FDA

  • Not commercially available in the U.S.
    • Available from the CDC: 404-639-3670 (Call 404-639-2888 outside of business hours).

NON-FDA APPROVED USES

  • American trypanosomiasis (Chagas’ disease, T. cruzi): acute early phase of the disease.

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Last updated: November 2, 2015