Which medications in the drug class Antidotes are used in the treatment of Toxoplasmosis?

Updated: Mar 08, 2019
  • Author: Murat Hökelek, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Antidotes

These agents are used to replenish folic acid when the patient is being treated with folic acid antagonists.

Leucovorin

This agent is also called folinic acid. Leucovorin is a derivative of folic acid that is used with folic acid antagonists, such as sulfonamides and pyrimethamine.


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