How Can Toxoplasmosis Be Prevented
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University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineYes, there is an alternative drug, clindamycin, that is used with pyrimethamine (Daraprim) and leukovorin. It may be possible for you to stop chronic maintenance (secondary prophylaxis) entirely, although most of the data that support this come... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineTox is excreted in the stools of kittens, but not grown cats. If you don't have any kittens, don't worry about it. If you do, then clean the litter box with plastic or rubber gloves on, and wash your hands thoroughly afterwards. If your... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicinePersons with HIV/AIDS and CD4 count < 200 are at risk for reactivation of toxoplasmosis (one of the AIDS defining conditions). Use of TMP/SMX for Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia is fairly good at preventing toxoplasmaosis. If you CD4 count is... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolAlthough the best way to get an accurate diagnosis is do to a biopsy, health care professionals will often treat for two weeks with medications which target the toxoplasmosis, an opportunistic infection seen in HIV-infected individuals. Things which... Read more »
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