antitubercular drugs


Related to antitubercular drugs: isoniazid, tuberculosis

antitubercular drugs

These are used in combination to treat tuberculosis.
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Heinemann C, Kaatz M, Elsner P Erythema induratum of Bazin and Poncet's disease--successful treatment with antitubercular drugs.
tuberculosis tested, including those resistant to the standard antitubercular drugs (Cardoso' et al.
Effect of methanol extract of Cuscuta reflexa aerial parts on hepatotoxicity induced by antitubercular drugs in rats.
Although definite diagnosis of brain tuberculoma needs histopathological confirmation of a brain biopsy specimen (11,12) (not a practical approach in all cases), many neurologists are of the opinion that suggestive CT/MRI ring enhancing lesions in the brain with apparently no major symptoms in an ambulatory patient from endemic areas strongly justify the initiation of antitubercular drugs even if histopathological lesion is not feasible (1,12).
Tenofovir should be replaced with an alternative drug for the 4 - 6-month duration of these injectable antitubercular drugs, which play an essential role in drug-resistant TB.
Various important antitubercular drugs like streptomycin, rifampicin, isoniazid, ethambutol and luoroquinolones have become therapeutically ineffective in a section of cases due to development of multidrug resistance.
SQ109, a new diamine antibiotic intended to replace one or more of the current first-line antitubercular drugs and simplify patient therapy, was granted U.
Resistance to rifampin, one of the most efficient antitubercular drugs, is conferred mainly by mutations in the rpoB gene.
Despite appropriate antitubercular drugs and aggressive treatment in the intensive care unit, including mechanical ventilatory support, the patient died of her illness.
New strains of bacteria that are resistant to all current antitubercular drugs have recently emerged, killing about 50 to 80 percent of their victims.
SQ109 could replace one or more of the current antitubercular drugs, simplify therapy, and shorten the current TB treatment regimens.
Drumstick) against antitubercular drugs induced lipid peroxidation in rats.