A study of the neurotoxicity of streptoduocin on tuberculous patients.

@article{Shubin1955ASO,
  title={A study of the neurotoxicity of streptoduocin on tuberculous patients.},
  author={H. Shubin and C. Heiken and A. Glaskin and E. Pennes and S. Chakravarty and F. Rutberg},
  journal={Diseases of the chest},
  year={1955},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={
          447-50
        }
}
The value of the streptomycin group of drugs as the therapy of choice in the treatment of tuberculosis has been well established, in combination with INH and/or PAS. The toxic effects on the vestibular and cochlear organs have somewhat restricted its use and limited it's effectiveness. The incidence of toxicity of streptomycin or dihydrostreptomycin in our study is greatest during the first four months of therapy—most marked when given daily, but still showing definite toxicity even when give… Expand
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