Tuberculosis & HIV/AIDS

Preferred Therapy and Duration
Recommendation from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

For drug-sensitive MTB
Initial phase (8 weeks) (AI) Isoniazid (INH) 5 mg/kg body weight (max: 300 mg) PO QD and rifampin 10 mg/kg (max: 600 mg) PO QD or rifabutin 300 mg PO QD (or dose adjusted based on concomitant meds) and pyrazinamide (PZA) (dose based on weight) PO QD and ethambutol (EMB) (dose based on weight) PO QD

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