ethambutol

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eth·am·bu·tol

 (ĕ-thăm′byə-tôl′, -tōl′, -tŏl′)
n.
An antibacterial drug, C10H24N2O2, used in a hydrochloride form with other drugs to treat pulmonary tuberculosis.

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ethambutol

(ɛˈθæmbjʊˌtɒl)
n
(Pharmacology) a compound used in the treatment of tuberculosis
[from eth(ylene) + am(ine) + but(an)ol]
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etambutol

ethambutol

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Since she had recently been exposed to tuberculosis, treatment with rifampin, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol hydrochloride was empirically started for suspected tuberculosis.