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The 'most bactericidal' drug in leprosy is:
Ans. A. Rifampicin
Dapsone, a folate antagonist, is the mainstay of therapy of leprosy. The daily dosage is 50 to 100 mg in adults. Rifampin is the most rapidly myco bactericidal drug known for use against Mycobacterium leprae.