Tuberculosis CURED in 90% of cases with new drug hailed by doctors as 'game changer'
Doctors in Belarus tested the method, which uses the drug bedaquiline with other antibiotics, on 168 patients. The country has one of the highest rates of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in the world. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Price of J & J ’s TB drug to drop by more than half
Life-saving drug bedaquiline by US pharma company Johnson& Johnson (J&J) is now being offered at $400 per patient —over 50% cheaper than the earlier price of $900. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

World Health Organization recommends the use of bedaquiline in all conventional multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment regimens
(Source: Johnson and Johnson)
Source: Johnson and Johnson - August 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news