- Learning Objectives
DS-TB Treatment Phases
DSTB Treatment duration is of 6–9-month course of antibiotics. The duration and drug dosage used may vary according to a patient’s age, type of TB infection, and whether s/he has been treated before.
The standard 6-month course of treatment consists of two phases.
*Extension of CP: Depending upon response to treatment or type of disease, physician may decide to extend the treatment by 3 months.