Pyrimethamine + sulfadoxine

Pyrimethamine + sulfadoxine is a topic covered in the Johns Hopkins ABX Guide.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

Pediatrics Central™ is an all-in-one application that puts valuable medical information, via your mobile device or the web, in the hands of clinicians treating infants, children, and adolescents. Explore these free sample topics:

Pediatrics Central

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

INDICATIONS

FDA

  • No longer available in the U.S.
  • Prophylaxis and treatment of chloroquine-resistant malaria.
  • Malaria (acute) in combination with sulfadoxine and quinine in the treatment of chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum malaria.
    • Resistance prevalent worldwide (not recommended as a prophylactic agent for travelers to most areas).

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --

Last updated: January 27, 2016