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Posted by: Kelly | 2009/10/19

tb treatment

How long after treatment is started does it take for a tb patient to get well again?

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Hallo Kelly
It depends on how sick the patient is - within a week they are non -infective but they need to take their TB medication for the full 6 months to prevent development of drug resistant TB. Most patients begin to feel better after a few weeks of treatment
Dr Bets

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Posted by: cyberdoc | 2009/10/19

Hallo Kelly
It depends on how sick the patient is - within a week they are non -infective but they need to take their TB medication for the full 6 months to prevent development of drug resistant TB. Most patients begin to feel better after a few weeks of treatment
Dr Bets

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