ATC codes: P01CX03
African trypanosomiasis ICD11 code: 1F51
To be used for the treatment of Trypanosoma brucei gambiense infection.
Parenteral > General injections > IV: 200 mg per mL in 50 mL bottle (hydrochloride)
EML status history
Also recommended for children
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
Patents have expired in most jurisdictions
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
Following the review of the age-appropriateness of formulations on the EMLc, the Expert Committee recommended the listing for eflornithine on the EML and EMLc be amended to change the bottle volume in which eflornithine is supplied from 100 mL to 50 mL.