Who should take pyrimethamine?

Pyrimethamine (Daraprim) should be used by adults or children who need to treat or prevent malaria or treat toxoplasmosis. Do not take pyrimethamine if you have anemia or other blood issues, kidney or liver problems, vitamin B deficiency, or a seizure disorder. Do not take pyrimethamine if you are allergic to any of the ingredients in pyrimethamine.

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