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How should I take ethambutol?

You should take exactly as directed by your doctor. Typically, this will be once daily in the morning. Ethambutol comes in a tablet, which you can take with water. Some people find that ethambutol gives them an upset stomach. Taking ethambutol with your breakfast may help to relieve that problem.

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