antitubercular agent

antitubercular agent

[¦an·tē·tə¦bərk·yə·lər ′ā·jənt]
(pharmacology)
A substance, such as streptomycin or isoniazid, used in the treatment of tuberculosis.
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This plant has been used as a folklore medicine for anti-inflammatory and anti-arthritic effects, and also used as antitubercular agent by Miao people.
Synthesis of a- and b-pyran naphthoquinones as a new class of antitubercular agents.
The treatment consisted of daily doses of the appropriate antitubercular agents for 9 months.
A bioactive labdane diterpenoid from Curcuma amada and its semisynthetic analogues as antitubercular agents.