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Pulmonary Infections

Acute pneumonia is a potentially life-threatening illness requiring rapid diagnosis and treatment. A delay in antibiotic treatment increases the risk of a fatal outcome. Annually, 2 to 3 million cases of pneumonia are reported in the United States.

Antimicrobial therapy: general principles

A wide variety of antimicrobial agents is available to treat established infections caused by bacteria, fungi, viruses, or parasites. This section will cover the general principles of antimicrobial therapy and will also include illustrative clinical problems to emphasize proper decision-making in using antimicrobials.


Ethionamide is a synthetic, isonicotinic acid-derivative antituberculosis agent. Ethionamide is used in conjunction with other antituberculosis agents in the treatment of clinical tuberculosis.

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Ethionamide is active only against mycobacteria including Mycobacterium tuberculosis, M. kansasii, M. leprae, and some strains of M. avium complex. Resistance develops rapidly if used alone and there is complete cross-resistance between ethionamide and protionamide. Cross-resistance has been reported in vitro with isoniazid or with thioacetazone.