Volume 87, Issue 3
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



Chagas disease is a neglected tropical disease endemic in Latin America. The first-line treatment option is benznidazole, but stocks are expected to run out in the coming months. Spain would need around 5 million benznidazole tablets. This drug shortage could make Chagas disease a neglected tropical disease also in developed countries.


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  • Received : 03 Feb 2012
  • Accepted : 28 Apr 2012

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