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Table 1 Marker substances and DDD

From: High variability of TB, HIV, hepatitis C treatment and opioid substitution therapy among prisoners in Germany

Disease Marker substances DDD [mg]
Tuberculosis [26, 58] Ethambutol (E) 1200
Pyrazinamid (Z) 1500
Isoniazid (H) 300 a
Rifampicin (R) 600
Protionamide (Pto) 750
Terizidone (Trd) 750
Rifabutin (Rfb) 150
Hepatitis C [27, 58,59,60] Pegylated interferon-α (PEG-INF) 0.05, 0.08, 0.1, 0.12, 0.135, 0.15, 0.18
Boceprevir (BOC) 2400
Telaprevir (TVR) 2250
HIV [25, 58] Emtricitabin (FTC) 200
Lamivudin (3TC) 300
Opioid dependence [29, 61,62,63,64] Methadone, 90
Levomethadone 45
Buprenorphine 8
Buprenorphine/Naloxone 8
  1. aFor the formulation of 400 mg isoniazid per pill the determined DDD was 400 mg