Can Tuberculosis Be Cured? Topic Guide

Can Tuberculosis Be Cured? Can Tuberculosis Be Cured?: Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease caused Mycobacterium tuberculosis that usually affects the lungs. It is not very common in the U.S., but it still remains a leading cause of death in other parts of the world.

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Can Tuberculosis Be Cured? Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and rifampin Isoniazid, Pyrazinamide, And Rifampin

Isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and rifampin are antibiotics that prevent tuberculous bacteria from multiplying in your body...learn more »

isoniazid and rifampin Isoniazid And Rifampin

Isoniazid and rifampin are antibiotics that fight bacteria...learn more »

pyrazinamide Pyrazinamide

Pyrazinamide is an antibiotic that fights bacteria...learn more »

ethambutol Ethambutol

Ethambutol is an antibiotic that prevents growth of the tuberculous bacteria in the body...learn more »

rifampin Rifampin

Rifampin is an antibiotic that is used to treat or prevent tuberculosis (TB)...learn more »