Ethambutol is an antibiotic. It prevents growth of the tuberculous bacteria in the body. Ethambutol is used to treat tuberculosis (TB). Ethambutol may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Myambutol is a medication that is categorized under the drug class antimycobacterial. Myambutol is used in combination with other forms of medications in treating lung infections caused by Tuberculosis (TB). Myambutol functionality is caused by creating an environment unsuitable for the growth of the Tuberculosis cells. The drug is an antibacterial medication and kills the Tuberculosis cells.