Rifampicin: biological values for action and intolerance

Sen, P.K.; Roy, B.N. and Chatterjee, R. (1985) Rifampicin: biological values for action and intolerance. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 32 (2). pp. 81-84.

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Abstract

Biological factors including “Peak Concentration (PC)” Peak Hour of Concentration (PH), Half Life (HL) and Effective Concentration Coverage (E CC) of Rifampicin were estimated. “Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MTC)”, was taken as 1.00 meg/ml. Rifampicin attains not only a higher concentration in the Eastern region than in the others but also its effectiveness or strength of Peak Concentration (PC/MIC) comes close to that of 1NH and single dose of each drug administered at the interval of two hours will also help in attaining synchronised Peak Concentration.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Rifampicin, Biological Factors, Isoniazid, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Peak Concentration, Action, Intolerance
Subjects:Immunologic and Biological Factors > Biological Factors
Organic Chemicals > Hydrazines > Isoniazid
Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds with 4 or More Rings > Rifamycins
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Chemical and Pharmacologic Phenomena > Drug Tolerance
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Chemical Actions and Uses > Pharmacologic Actions
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:2812
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:15 April 2008

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