|Abstract:||The present invention relates to the treatment and prophylaxis of Pneumocystis carinii infections with 2-[4-(4-chlorophenyl)cyclohexyl-3-hydroxy-1,4-naphthoquinone.|
|Inventor(s):|| Latter; Victoria S. (Beckenham, GB2), Gutteridge; Winston E. (Beckenham, GB2) |
|Assignee:|| Burroughs Wellcome Co. (Research Triangle Park, NC) |
|Filing Date:||Nov 29, 1990|
|Claims:||1. An aerosol container containing an effective Pneumocystis Carinii treatment amount of a micronized trans compound of formula (II) ##STR3## or a physiologically acceptable salt thereof suspended in an aerosol propellant therefor. |
2. The container of claim 1, in which only the compound of formula II is in the formulation.