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Which treatment works the best and fastest for mycobacterium tuberculosis infection?

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Dr. Douglas Arenberg
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: For TB

Treatment is empiric at first, most commonly using four drugs to avoid the development of resistant organisms.
After testing of the bug (which can take 8 weeks), treatment can be narrowed to two drugs to which it is susceptible, but continued for a total of 6 months (at least). Treatment of TB works best when it is administered under direct supervision of a qualified public health official.

In brief: For TB

Treatment is empiric at first, most commonly using four drugs to avoid the development of resistant organisms.
After testing of the bug (which can take 8 weeks), treatment can be narrowed to two drugs to which it is susceptible, but continued for a total of 6 months (at least). Treatment of TB works best when it is administered under direct supervision of a qualified public health official.
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine

In brief: Vibrio parahemo...

Generally supportive treatment is sufficient, i.
e. Replacing fluids to prevent dehydration from diarrhea fluid loss. Antibiotics may be used in prolonged cases. Which antibiotic (tetracycline/ampicillin/ciprofloxacin) depends on the microbe's antibiotic sensitivity pattern.

In brief: Vibrio parahemo...

Generally supportive treatment is sufficient, i.
e. Replacing fluids to prevent dehydration from diarrhea fluid loss. Antibiotics may be used in prolonged cases. Which antibiotic (tetracycline/ampicillin/ciprofloxacin) depends on the microbe's antibiotic sensitivity pattern.
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