Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole compared with ciprofloxacin for treatment and prophylaxis of Isospora belli and Cyclospora cayetanensis infection in HIV-infected patients. A randomized, controlled trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Ciprofloxacin
  • Coccidiosis
  • Eucoccidiida
  • Isospora
  • Trimethoprim, Sulfamethoxazole Drug Combination

abstract

  • A 1-week course of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole is effective in HIV-infected patients with cyclosporiasis or isosporiasis. Although ciprofloxacin is not as effective, it is acceptable for patients who cannot tolerate trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole.

publication date

  • June 6, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 10836915

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 885

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 132

number

  • 11