Author(s): Prajakta Patil, Shital Patil, S. R. Kumbhoje, S. S. Patil

Email(s): prajaktapatil2255@gmail.com

DOI: 10.5958/2231-5659.2015.00018.1   

Address: Prajakta Patil*, Shital Patil, S. R. Kumbhoje, S. S. Patil
Ashokrao Mane College of Pharmacy, Peth Vadgaon, Tal. Hatkananagale, Dist. Kolhapur, India
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 5,      Issue - 2,     Year - 2015


ABSTRACT:
The article contains general information about tuberculosis. Generally TB is caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. TB is classified into two types, 1] MDR-TB- Multi drug resistant 2] XDR-TB- Extended drug resistant For the treatment of TB two types of drugs generally used 1] First line drugs 2] Second line drugs The standard treatment is recommended by WHO [World Health Organization] i.e. DOT DOT is [Directly Observed Treatment] it have several benefit but also it fails in India because of Some factors like incorrect prescription of drug, resistance to first line- second line drugs etc. To improve the failures of DOT new strategies are developed i.e. NTP and RNTCP programs. These programs was started by Government of India in 1993.


Cite this article:
Prajakta Patil, Shital Patil, S. R. Kumbhoje, S. S. Patil. Review on Current Practices of DOTS for TB Treatment in Rural India. Asian J. Res. Pharm. Sci. 5(2): 2015; 111-114. doi: 10.5958/2231-5659.2015.00018.1


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