Active Ingredient(s): Melarsoprol, Mel B
Category: Antiprotozoal / Anthelmintic

Melarsoprol is an arsenic-containing medication used for the treatment of sleeping sickness (African trypanosomiasis).[1] It is specifically used for second-stage disease caused by Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense when the central nervous system is involved.[1] For Trypanosoma brucei gambiense, eflornithine or fexinidazole is usually preferred.[1] It is effective in about 95% of people.[3] It is given by injection into a vein.&... [wikipedia]