• resistance
  • Combination therapy should, therefore, consist of 2 or more effective drugs and all of the drugs must act on the organism by different means so the chances of bacillary resistance to all three drugs would then be negligible. (yourarticlelibrary.com)
  • months
  • Today, therapy takes six months to a year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Where prolonged corticosteroid therapy becomes necessary, Lamprene (clofazimine) administered at dosages of 100 to 200 mg daily for up to 3 months may be useful in eliminating or reducing corticosteroid requirements. (rxlist.com)
  • cases
  • Pauci bacillary cases who complete six monthly segments of therapy recommended by WHO within a 9 month period or MB cases who complete the minimum 24 monthly segments for MB cases within a 36 month period are considered to have been compliant and having received adequate therapy. (yourarticlelibrary.com)
  • weeks
  • The sulfones tend to remain in the skin, muscle, kidney, and liver up to 3 weeks after therapy is stopped. (wikipedia.org)