Pyrimethamine concentrations in serum and cerebrospinal fluid during treatment of acute toxoplasma encephalitis in patients with aids

Louis M. Weiss, Carol Harris, Marc Berger, Herbert B. Tanowitz, Murray Wittner, Murray Wittner

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Abstract

Pyrimethamine (PYR) is a substituted phenylpyrimidine compound that has been used as therapy for malaria and is presently the drug of choice for acute toxoplasmosis when combined with trisulfapyrimidines or sulfadiazine. Because of its restricted use, there have been limited studies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)580-583
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Infectious Diseases
Volume157
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Infectious Diseases

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