from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A sulfa drug, C10H10N4O2S, used in the treatment of toxoplasmosis and other infections.

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  • n. A sulfonamide antibiotic that works by halting the production of folic acid inside the bacterial cell, commonly used to treat urinary tract infections.

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  • n. a sulfa drug used in treating meningitis and pneumonia and other infections


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  • Harris attributed her healing to copious amounts of silver sulfadiazine, which is also used to treat human burns, and painkillers that helped maintain her appetite.

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  • If not for counseling I wouldn't have known the doc didn't mean to write for sulfadiazine, that he really wanted sulfasalazine.

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  • Here's some quick thoughts, I'd suggest anybody who's interested should spend some time doing their own homework (note - research does not include any website where a product is being sold). silver - high (percentage-range) concentrations of metallic silver, inorganic silver compounds such as silver nitrate, and organic silver compounds such as silver sulfadiazine are used medically as topical (direct contact treatment) antimicrobial treatments.

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  • Dosage for sulfadiazine, sulfisoxazole, sulfadimidine, or triple sulfa (200 mg./kg./day): - tablets of 500 mg., or a mixture with 500 mg. in 5 ml.

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  • Baytril, which is a common pet antibiotic, is made of enrofloxacin, sulfur, sulfadiazine, alcohol, neutral oil and an emulsifying agent. - Articles related to Risks for Youths Who Eat What They Watch

  • She explained that sulfadiazine/pyrimethamine combination (Rebalance), ponazuril (Marquis), and nitazoxanide (Navigator) medications are the approved treatments that have been commercially available, while diclazuril is approved for EPM treatment, but is not yet marketed.

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  • Today, medical devices such as catheters and stethoscopes use silver, and every hospital in the western world uses silver sulfadiazine to prevent infections.

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  • Breaking the secrets of the bactrim gold would feeling sometimes great of the sulfadiazine to picrate discarded at one time.


  • We describe the case of a 14-year-old Caucasian boy who presented with a toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis and was treated with sulfadiazine and pyrimethamine.

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  • Nitazoxanide, marketed as Navigator, and a trimethoprim-sulfadiazine combination product called Re-Balance, have also been approved for the treatment of EPM. News


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