Successful treatment of enterovirus infection with the use of pleconaril in 2 infants with severe combined immunodeficiency

Clin Infect Dis. 2001 Jan;32(1):E13-4. doi: 10.1086/317523. Epub 2000 Dec 11.

Abstract

Two patients with severe combined immunodeficiency and enterovirus infections were successfully treated with pleconaril. There were no adverse affects.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Antiviral Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Enterovirus Infections / complications
  • Enterovirus Infections / drug therapy*
  • Feces / virology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Oxadiazoles / therapeutic use*
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • RNA, Viral / analysis
  • Severe Combined Immunodeficiency / complications
  • Severe Combined Immunodeficiency / drug therapy*

Substances

  • Antiviral Agents
  • Oxadiazoles
  • RNA, Viral
  • pleconaril