SENSITIZATION TO PARA‐AMINOSALICYLIC ACID

@article{Sonck1949SENSITIZATIONTP,
  title={SENSITIZATION TO PARA‐AMINOSALICYLIC ACID},
  author={C. E. Sonck},
  journal={Allergy},
  year={1949},
  volume={2}
}
Para-aminosalicylic acid (PAS), whose good therapeutic qualities in the treatment of tuberculosis have aroused a justified attention, is said to be remarkably free from injurious side-effects. Vallentin (1946), for instance, mentions the remedy as being quite harmless. Apart from gastrointestinal reactions only solitary cases of a slight irritation of the kidneys have been noticed. Carstensen (1948), also, had not observed any more remarkable side-effects. The usual dose has been 10-14 g daily… Expand
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