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Dapsone

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    Oral
    Dapsone

    • Mechanism of Action
    • Inhibits dihydrofolate synthesis by competitively inhibiting dihydropteroate synthetase (DHPS).

Clinical Use

    • Indications
    • Leprosy
    • Dermatitis herpetiformis
    • Adverse Effects
    • Haemolytic anaemia
    • Leukopaenia
    • Rash
    • Nausea / vomiting
    • Peripheral neuropathy
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