Co-trimoxazole compared to chloramphenicol in the treatment of enteric fever.

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Co-trimoxazole (trimethoprim-sulphamethoxazole combination) was effective in the control of the acute infection in 60 patients with proven enteric fever. The mean interval between initiating treatment and defervescence was similar to that observed with a comparable group of 38 patients treated with chloramphenicol. Both co-trimoxazole and chloramphenicol… (More)

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@article{Uwaydah1975CotrimoxazoleCT, title={Co-trimoxazole compared to chloramphenicol in the treatment of enteric fever.}, author={Marwan M Uwaydah and R. M. Matossian and M B Balabanian}, journal={Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases}, year={1975}, volume={7 2}, pages={123-6} }