Rifampicin Serum Level in Egyptian Tuberculous Patients
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NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT NO 3 FPO NEW YORK 09527
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This report includes the microbiological determination of Rifampicin RMP serum levels in 26 chronic tuberculous Egyptian patients who received the drug for the first time. RMP mean serum levels at 3 and 6 hours after its oral administration in therapeutic doses 450600 mg daily, were 5.01 microgramsml S.D. or - 3.14 and 3.53 microgramsml S.D. or - 1.3 respectively. RMP serum levels at 3 and 6 hour samples exceeded 0.2 microgramsml in all patients.
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