Category Archives: sleeping sickness

Sanofi: Fexinidazole, the first all-oral treatment for sleeping sickness, approved in Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Fexinidazole will contribute to international efforts to eliminate sleeping sickness, a fatal neglected tropical disease endemic to Africa, by 2020
  • It is the first all-oral treatment for sleeping sickness, and is effective for both stages of the disease
  • Democratic Republic