Phthivazid

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Phthivazid

 

(also Ftivazid), a Soviet medicinal preparation from the group of antituberculous agents that exhibit a selective bacteriostatic effect on Mycobacteria tuberculosis. Phthivazid is prescribed for internal use in powder or tablet form to treat various forms of tuberculosis.

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