isoniazid


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Synonyms for isoniazid

antibacterial drug (trade name Nydrazid) used to treat tuberculosis

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Simultaneous determination of isoniazid, pyrazinamide, rifampicin and acetylisoniazid in human plasma by high-performance liquid chromatography.
In total, 35 (94.6%) of 37 children with TB infection completed therapy; for 1 child, the family opted to stop isoniazid treatment after 2 months, and for the other, whose source case was MDR TB, treatment with ethambutol and pyrazinamide was stopped after abdominal pain developed (hepatic transaminases for this patient were within reference ranges).
Many research paper have been contributed which described the antimicrobial activity of metal complexes of isoniazid and its derivatives [15, 16].
Any isolate with [greater than or equal to]1% growth on rifampicin, isoniazid and ethambuol while [greater than or equal to]10% growth in streptomycin were labeled as resistant to corresponding drugs.
The side effect of hepatitis during 2HRZ treatment is attributed to isoniazid, rifampin, and pyrazinamide.
"Higher pretreatment MIC values for either isoniazid or rifampin were associated with an increased risk of relapse, even after accounting for other potential risk factors for relapse," write the authors of an accompanying editorial.
Three months of weekly rifapentine and isoniazid for treatment of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in HIV-coinfected persons.
The three key first-line drugs they studied are rifampicin, isoniazid and pyrazinamide.
Objectives: To investigate the frequency of mutations in catalase-peroxidase and inhibin alpha genes in clinical isolates of isoniazid resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains.
Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is TB resistant to at least two potent anti-TB drugs, such as isoniazid and rifampicin together, or with resistance to first-line anti-TB drugs, namely, pyrazinamide, ethambutol and streptomysin.
In May 2015, Middlebrook was convicted in the New Plymouth District Court of importing Isoniazid. Between May 1 and May 16, 2014, he purchased Isoniazid from an online store.
MDR-TB is the tuberculosis caused by the strains of Mycobacterium which are resistant to first-line drugs: rifampicin (RIF) and isoniazid (INH), and its treatment is costly and less effective, which may result into treatment failures and relapses [3].
Treatment with three months of rifampin and isoniazid was offered to patients with LTBI if there were no contraindications to treatment.
Rifampicin, isoniazid, pyrazinamide, ethambutol (HREZ), and dexamethasone were commenced.