acid

(redirected from aminosalicylic acid)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • adj
  • noun
  • phrase

Synonyms for acid

Synonyms for acid

Synonyms for acid

any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt

being sour to the taste

Related Words

having the characteristics of an acid

References in periodicals archive ?
avium M.parascrofulaceum Total INH 3 (42.86) 5 (100) 1 (100) 87 (91.58) RIF 0 5 (100) 1 (100) 77 (81.05) EMB 0 2 (40) 0 40 (42.11) SM 6 (85.71) 5 (100) 1 (100) 89 (93.68) CPM 2 (28.57) 3 (60) 1 (100) 68 (71.58) AK 1 (14.29) 4 (80) 0 66 (69.43) PTO 0 4 (80) 1 (100) 67 (70.53) PAS 7 (100) 4 (80) 1 (100) 93 (97.89) OFLX 1 (14.29) 5 (100) 1 (100) 79 (83.16) LVFX 0 5 (100) 1 (100) 75 (78.95) Total 7 (7.37) 5 (5.26) 1 (1.05) 95 (100) * INH, isoniazid; RIF, rifampin; EMB, ethambutol; SM, streptomycin; CPM, capreomycin; AK, amikacin; PTO, protionamide; PAS, para- aminosalicylic acid; OFLX, ofloxacin; LVFX, levofloxacin.
INH, isoniazid; RFP, rifampin;, EMB, ethambutol; SM, streptomycin; MDR, multidrug- resistant; FQ, fluoroquinolines (specifically ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin); AMK, amikacin; CPM, capreomycin; PAS, para- aminosalicylic acid. Table 2.
The patient received amikacin 15 mg/kg/d intravenously, moxifloxicin 400 mg/d, cycloserine 750 mg/d, and aminosalicylic acid 8 gm/d in accordance with drug-susceptibility testing.
The strain responsible for the 1991-1995 outbreak in Spain fits the XDR TB case definition; it was resistant to the 5 first-line drugs, as well as to ofloxacin, aminosalicylic acid, cycloserine, ethionamide, capreomycin, amikacin, and clarithromycin.