Effects of benznidazole and itraconazole treatment on parasitemia levels.

Maximum number of trypomastigotes detected in the peripheral blood of mice infected with Trypanosoma cruzi Y strain and treated with daily doses 50, 75 or 100 mg/kg bodyweight (mg/kg) of benznidazole (Bz) or itraconazole (Itz) for 20 consecutive days and those in the infected control group (IC). Insert indicates Pearson correlation analysis between drug dose and parasitemia levels.