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Benznidazole (Systemic)

Brand Names : Radanil, Rochagan, Ro7-1051

Description and Brand Names | Before Using | Proper Use | Precautions | Side Effects

  • Antiprotozoal, systemic

Benznidazole (benz-NYE-da-zole) belongs to a group of medicines called antiprotozoals. It is used to treat an infection called American trypanosomiasis (Chagas" disease). Benznidazole works by killing the protozoa (tiny, one-celled animals).

Benznidazole is available only with your doctor's prescription in the following dosage form:

  • Tablets (Brazil)

Brand Names

Some commonly used brand names are:

  • Radanil
  • Rochagan
  • Ro7-1051
  • *† Not commercially available in the U.S. and Canada.


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    Benznidazole: Before Using

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