19.2 Multidrug therapy (MDT) for the treatment of leprosy
Multidrug therapy (MDT) is the treatment of choice for all leprosy patients. It entails the swallowing of a combination of anti-leprosy drugs on a daily basis, in the recommended doses for the recommended duration of treatment and according to the WHO leprosy classification.
19.1 Classification of leprosy
19.2.1 MDT drug regimens