Infographic: Drug-resistant TB: How many pills does it take?
Please scroll further to see how many
1500? That's nowhere near enough. Scroll a bit more
3,000. Sadly, we are not even half-way there. Please keep scrolling
Don't give up yet. We are still counting
A person being treated for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis typically swallows up to 14,600 pills & endures 240 painful injections. After all that, the chance of being cured is only 50%. Join our patients and doctors in asking for shorter, more tolerable treatments to be developed.