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Kid-friendly anti-TB drugs soon in PH
 

Kid-friendly anti-TB drugs soon in PH

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Filipino parents whose children are afflicted with tuberculosis can now look forward to having reformulated and improved anti-TB drugs specifically made for kids.
 
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5 Sep 2016 - General
 
I think its a good step we are taking actually, in Kenya the roll out for the new formulation is this coming October, just my question though, what happens in cases whereby a child is exposed to someone who is confirmed or yet to be confirmed MDR cas...
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The currently available anti tuberculosis drugs are very efficacious. If the patient adheres to the 6 month anti TB treatment regime, it is possible to achieve total clearance of the pathogen from the lungs and the success rates are fairly high, with...
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Thank you Jemar Nicdao for sharing this article. Having this kid-friendly anti TB drugs will be of great help in our country. As we all know kids doesn't tolerate drinking awful medications. They are making ways to spill it out. So its really use...
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Looking forward to the arrival of the reformulated drug, and it is expected to roll out January 2017 which is not long to go. Only few months from now, Philippines would be able to start using this child friendly TB medication which would really be h...
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