benznidazole

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benznidazole

An antiprotozoal drug used mainly to treat South American trypanosomiasis (Chagas' disease). The drug is on the WHO official list.
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Garg, "Phenyl-a-tert-butyl-nitrone and Benzonidazole Treatment Controlled the Mitochondrial Oxidative Stress and Evolution of Cardiomyopathy in Chronic Chagasic Rats," Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol.
cruzi can be successfully treated with nifurtimox or benzonidazole (12,14).