Determination of inh and rifampicin in dbs sample of tuberculosis patients to support therapeutic drug monitoring
- At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
- Type: Poster
- By: HARAHAP, Yahdiana (Universitas Indonesia, Faculty of Pharmacy, Depok, Indonesia)
- Co-author(s): Yahdiana Harahap:
Ghina Ashiila: Faculty of Pharmacy, Universitas Indonesia, Depok, Indonesia
Fauzan Alkindy: Faculty of Pharmacy, Universitas Indonesia, Depok, Indonesia
Rahmayanti Rahmayanti: Bekasi Public Hospital, Bekasi, Indonesia
Bio-sampling method using Dried Blood Spots (DBS) is less invasive towards the patient compared with venipuncture method. Monitoring tuberculosis drug in whole blood using DBS helps to improve effectiveness of therapy by minimizing drug toxicity and ensuring appropriate dosage regiment with a more convenient method.
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