prothionamide

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prothionamide

Protionamide, a drug used in the treatment of TUBERCULOSIS resistant to commoner drugs.
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The use of ethionamide or protionamide may make it very challenging to control insulin levels.
Successful treatment of cervical lymphadenitis caused by mycobacteria other than tuberculosis with rifabutin, clarithromycin and protionamide.
We tested 3 first-line anti-tuberculosis drugs (rifampin, isoniazid, and ethambutol) and 7 second-line agents (streptomycin, capreomycin, amikacin, protionamide, para-amino salicylic acid, ofloxacin, and levofloxacin) (Table).
Treatment was altered from weight-appropriate doses of rifampin, isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol to include levofloxacin, amikacin, cycloserine, and protionamide.
By year-end, susceptibility tests showed resistance to seven drugs: isoniazid, rifampin, ethambutol, pyrazinamide, protionamide, rifabutin, and streptomycin.