aminosalicylic acid


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 (ə-mē′nō-săl′ĭ-sĭl′ĭk, ăm′ə-nō-)
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It is estimated that 40% of patients receiving the recommended dose of 5- aminosalicylic acid continue to experience flares of disease activity.
INH, isoniazid; RFP, rifampin;, EMB, ethambutol; SM, streptomycin; MDR, multidrug- resistant; FQ, fluoroquinolines (specifically ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin); AMK, amikacin; CPM, capreomycin; PAS, para- aminosalicylic acid.
The patient received amikacin 15 mg/kg/d intravenously, moxifloxicin 400 mg/d, cycloserine 750 mg/d, and aminosalicylic acid 8 gm/d in accordance with drug-susceptibility testing.