Which medications in the drug class Antimicrobials are used in the treatment of Pediatric Chronic Granulomatous Disease?

Updated: Aug 07, 2019
  • Author: Lawrence C Wolfe, MD; Chief Editor: Cameron K Tebbi, MD  more...
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Antimicrobials

These agents are used prophylactically to prevent infections in susceptible individuals or to treat active infections.

Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMZ, Cotrimoxazole, Septra, Bactrim)

Antimicrobial drug of choice administered prophylactically to prevent infections in patients with CGD.


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