para-aminosalicylic acid [Drug Class]

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Accession ARO:3004019
Synonym(s)4-aminosalicylic acid
Definitionpara-aminosalicylic acid (PAS) is an anti-tubercular antibiotic agent, often used in conjunction with Isoniazid for treatment of M. tuberculosis infections. PAS diminishes bacterial cell growth by limiting folic acid production.
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