TITLE

para-aminosalicylic acid

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1586
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "para-aminosalicylic acid" is presented. It refers to a white or nearly white and practically odorless powder that darkens when exposed to air or light. Para-aminosalicyclic acid is a second-line drug used to treat tuberculosis that is resistant to multiple first-line agents. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21239380

 

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