Miscellaneous antituberculosis agents

What are Miscellaneous antituberculosis agents?

Ethambutol is classed as a miscellaneous antituberculosis agent. It is taken up by the Mycobacterium and inhibits bacterial growth. It is a bacteriostatic antibiotic. Resistant strains emerge quickly if this drug is used on its own so it is best used in combination with other antituberculosis medicines.

List drug with Miscellaneous antituberculosis agents

Drug Name
Ethambutol
Generic name: Ethambutol
Pretomanid
Generic name: Pretomanid
Pyrazinamide
Generic name: Pyrazinamide

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