pyrimethamine


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py·ri·meth·a·mine

 (pī′rə-mĕth′ə-mēn′, -mĭn)
n.
A folate antagonist, C12H13ClN4, often administered in combination with a sulfonamide, used as an antimalarial and to treat toxoplasmosis.

pyrimethamine

(ˌpɪrɪˈmɛθəˌmiːn)
n
(Pharmacology) an antibiotic used to treat malaria. Formula: C12H13CIN4
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pyrimethamine

n pirimetamina
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vivax biology, most of the data have been gained through comparative studies investigating polymorphisms in orthologous genes encoding resistance to pyrimethamine (dhfr gene), sulfadoxine (dhps gene), or chloroquine (chloroquine resistant transporter or mdr-1 genes).
Studies in KwaZulu-Natal showed that drug resistance has rendered sulfadoxine/ pyrimethamine monotherapy ineffective, with only 11% of patients cured by this treatment.
1-3) Possible treatment regimens for TE include pyrimethamine plus sulfadiazine (P+S), pyrimethamine plus clindamycin (P+C), co-trimoxazole, and atovaquone.
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An attempt to eradicate malaria by the weekly administration of pyrimethamine in areas of out-of-doors transmission in Venezuela.
Efficay of artesunate plus pyrimethamine for uncomplicated malaria in Gambian children: A double blind, randomized, controlled trial.
Eighteen patients received pyrimethamine plus sulfadiazine and 25 co-trimoxazole, with comparable baseline characteristics.
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