Can my elderly parents use pyrazinamide?

Your elderly parents should be able to take pyrazinamide. Studies have not determined any difference for older people, but your parents may have health issues that cause them to be more sensitive to the medicine and require a lower dose. Talk to your parents' doctor about their health, medical history and current medications.

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