NTZ: cryptosporidiosis new treatment.

  title={NTZ: cryptosporidiosis new treatment.},
  author={John S. James},
  journal={AIDS treatment news},
  volume={no 239},
NTZ (nitazoxanide) has been used as a treatment for cryptosporidiosis, a parasitic infection traced to contaminated drinking water supplies. UNIMED Pharmaceuticals is conducting a compassionate access program in Mexico. The program is limited to thirty participants who meet strict participation requirements. In the United States, a small-scale study is recruiting in New York City and in San Francisco. Although the drug is inexpensive and has had positive results, the Food and Drug… CONTINUE READING