oa South African Medical Journal - Conteben in pulmonary tuberculosis
|Article Title||Conteben in pulmonary tuberculosis|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 *Brooklyn Chest Hospital, Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Feb 1951|
|Pages||121 - 123|
|Keyword(s)||Conteben, Pulmonary tuberculosis, Therapeutic effects and Toxic effects|
A review of the new anti-tuberculosis drug, Conteben, is given, and the results of therapy in 10 cases and 10 controls are discussed. It is felt that the drug has a definite effect in pulmonary tuberculosis and that it should be used in earlier cases and for a longer period. The drug is definitely not the cure of tuberculosis. Some toxic effects and their prevention are discussed.
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