The Medication(s) listed below have been approved by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) as orphan products for treatment of this condition. There may be other products available
that are not considered orphan products.
Nifurtimox (Brand name: LAMPIT)
- Manufactured by
Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals
FDA-approved indication: Lampit® (nifurtimox) is an antiprotozoal medication indicated for use in pediatric patients (from birth to less than 18 years of age and weighing at least 2.5 kg) for the treatment of Chagas disease (American Trypanosomiasis) caused by Trypanosoma cruzi (T. cruzi).
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