antitubercular drugs

Related to antitubercular drugs: isoniazid, tuberculosis

antitubercular drugs

These are used in combination to treat tuberculosis.
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Effect of Lagenaria siceraria fruit extract (Bottle gourd) on hepatotoxicity induced by antitubercular drugs in albino rats.
Different classes of drugs are well reported to cause hepatic injury including antimicrobial, antineoplastic, NSAIDs, antidiabetics, antitubercular drugs, anticonvulsants, antibiotics and antihyperlipidimics (Chalasani et al., 2015).
In addition to asking common symptoms, special enquiries were made to note the smoking habit, the initial time delay to attend our hospital after symptoms developed, prior tuberculosis (TB) history or antitubercular drugs (ATDs) intake or prior pleurodesis, and thyroid dysfunction or any visual impairment.
Mycobacterium tuberculosis grew in cultures 5 weeks later (figure 4) and was susceptible to all tested antitubercular drugs. Chest X-ray was normal.
Medical management with antitubercular drugs is the mainstay of treatment.
Medical treatment of liver abscess may require ATT for 1 year as thick fibrous tissue around the abscess may prevent antitubercular drugs to reach the target.
The patient was started on antitubercular drugs that included a combination of rifampin, isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol.
Mycobacteriosis being unnoticed in tuberculosis endemic areas is on the rise, being resistant to common antitubercular drugs [13].
Chakroun, "Adverse effects of antitubercular drugs: epidemiology, mechanisms, and patient management," Medecine et Maladies Infectieuses, vol.
A TB patient whose sputum is culture positive for mycobacterium TB bacilli and resistant in vitro to isoniazid and rifampicin with or without resistance to other antitubercular drugs based on drug susceptibility testing (DST) results from a Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program (RNTCP) certified culture and DST laboratory.
Three leading antitubercular drugs, namely, rifampin, isoniazid, and pyrazinamide, were brought into play for the tuberculosis treatment.