tuberculostatic

tuberculostatic

 [too-ber″ku-lo-stat´ik]
1. inhibiting the growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
2. an agent that has this effect.

tu·ber·cu·lo·stat·ic

(tū-ber'kyū-lō-stat'ik),
Relating to an agent that inhibits the growth of tubercle bacilli.
[tuberculo- + G. statikos, causing to stand]

tu·ber·cu·lo·stat·ic

(tū-bĕr'kyū-lō-stat'ik)
Relating to an agent that inhibits the growth of tubercle bacilli.
[tuberculo- + G. statikos, causing to stand]
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The obtained data seem to indicate that HIV and HCV infection, and especially co-infection, along with factors directly related to the treatment of co-morbidities, such as antiretrovirals, tuberculostatic drugs, and psychotropic drugs, which can often be hepatotoxic, play a key role in morbidity and mortality in this cohort of patients.
Due to these clinical and imagiological changes and because we could not exclude tuberculosis infection, classic first-line tuberculostatic therapy was empirically started (stopped after excluding this infection) and foscarnet was added to ganciclovir (until a negative CMV viral load was achieved).
The patient was started on tuberculostatic treatment with adjunctive corticosteroids, in a four-drug regimen during the first two months, followed by additional two-drug regimen in the subsequent eight months.
Systemic administration of antimycobacterial drugs was shown to be effective as the BCG strains are sensitive for most tuberculostatic medications.
Clinical observations on iproniazid, a tuberculostatic, and imipramine, which was designed as a neuroleptic, showed that these medications reduce depressive symptoms [1].
tuberculosis based on gyrB sequence analysis [8] and phenotypically susceptible to all first-line tuberculostatic drugs.
It is considered one of the most important biologically active metabolites with important pharmacological properties: antitumor, antibiotic, antiviral, antioxidant, tuberculostatic, anti-inflammatory, and molluscicide [1-10].
Isolated ocular Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction after initiating tuberculostatic therapy in a child.
In the search for new compounds, isoniazid derivatives have been found to possess potential tuberculostatic activities (Aboul-Fadl et al., 2011).
coli.11The tuberculostatic activity of henna was tested in vitro and in vivo and this study showed significant activity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis andM.
Its anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, analgesic, and even tuberculostatic properties were experimentally demonstrated [50-52].