Arsobal

Name: Arsobal

Dosing & Uses

African Trypanosomiasis (Sleeping Sickness)

Investigational drug

Not commercially available in US; however, available as treatment IND from CDC; 800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636)

2-3.6 mg/kg/day IV x3 days 

After 1 week: 3.6 mg/kg/day IV x3 days

Repeat again after 10-21 days: 3.6 mg/kg/day

African Trypanosomiasis (Sleeping Sickness)

Investigational drug

Not commercially available in US; however, available as treatment IND from CDC; 800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636)

18-25 mg/kg total over 1 month 

Initial 0.36 mg/kg IV

Incr gradually to 3.6 mg/kg IV at intervals of 1-5 days for total of 9-10 doses

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