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Medications for Toxoplasmosis

About Toxoplasmosis: 

An infection with the protozoan intracellular parasite Toxoplasma gondii.

Drugs Used to Treat Toxoplasmosis

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
Daraprim C N Add review
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Generic name: pyrimethamine systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antimalarials

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clindamycin B N Add review
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Generic name: clindamycin systemic

Brand names:  Cleocin, Cleocin HCl, Cleocin Pediatric, Cleocin Phosphate …show all

Drug class: lincomycin derivatives

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pyrimethamine C N Add review
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Generic name: pyrimethamine systemic

Brand name:  Daraprim

Drug class: miscellaneous antimalarials

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sulfadiazine C N Add review
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Generic name: sulfadiazine systemic

Drug class: sulfonamides

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leucovorin C N Add review
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Generic name: leucovorin systemic

Brand name:  Wellcovorin

Drug class: antidotes

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azithromycin B N Add review
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Generic name: azithromycin systemic

Brand names:  Zithromax, Azithromycin Dose Pack

Drug class: macrolides

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Bactrim D N X Add review
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Generic name: sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim systemic

Drug class: sulfonamides

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Zithromax B N Add review
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Generic name: azithromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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Mepron C N Add review
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Generic name: atovaquone systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous antibiotics

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clarithromycin C N Add review
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Generic name: clarithromycin systemic

Brand name:  Biaxin XL

Drug class: macrolides

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sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim D N X Add review
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Generic name: sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim systemic

Brand names:  Bactrim, Bactrim DS, Co-trimoxazole, Septra, Septra DS, Sulfatrim Pediatric …show all

Drug class: sulfonamides

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Azithromycin Dose Pack B N Add review
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Generic name: azithromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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Bactrim DS D N X Add review
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Generic name: sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim systemic

Drug class: sulfonamides

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Cleocin B N Add review
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Generic name: clindamycin systemic

Drug class: lincomycin derivatives

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Co-trimoxazole D N X Add review
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Generic name: sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim systemic

Drug class: sulfonamides

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph

Cleocin HCl B N Add review
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Generic name: clindamycin systemic

Drug class: lincomycin derivatives

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Cleocin Pediatric B N Add review
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Generic name: clindamycin systemic

Drug class: lincomycin derivatives

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Cleocin Phosphate B N Add review
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Generic name: clindamycin systemic

Drug class: lincomycin derivatives

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atovaquone C N Add review
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Generic name: atovaquone systemic

Brand name:  Mepron

Drug class: miscellaneous antibiotics

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Septra D N X Add review
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Generic name: sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim systemic

Drug class: sulfonamides

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Septra DS D N X Add review
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Generic name: sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim systemic

Drug class: sulfonamides

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Sulfatrim Pediatric D N X Add review
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Generic name: sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim systemic

Drug class: sulfonamides

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Wellcovorin C N Add review
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Generic name: leucovorin systemic

Drug class: antidotes

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph

Biaxin XL C N Add review
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Generic name: clarithromycin systemic

Drug class: macrolides

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Topics under Toxoplasmosis

Learn more about Toxoplasmosis

IBM Watson Micromedex

Symptoms and treatments

Drugs.com Health Center

Mayo Clinic Reference

ICD-10 CM Clinical Codes (External)

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Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Pregnancy Category
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act (CSA) Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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