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What is capreomycin?

Capreomycin is a second-line (not the first choice drug) injectable medication used with other drugs to treat tuberculosis. This anti-tuberculosis medicine is not recommended for pregnant women because of known and unknown risks to the unborn baby. If you have questions or concerns about capreomycin or the treatment of tuberculosis, talk to your doctor or healthcare provider for treatment options.

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