|Synonyms||2-sulfanilamidopyrimidine; 2-sulfanilylaminopyrimidine; 4-amino-N-2-pyrimidinylbenzenesulfonamide; N(1)-2-Pyrimidinylsulfanilamide; N(1)-2-Pyrimidylsulfanilamide; Sulfadiazin|
|Keywords||Antibiosis, epidemic meningitis, upper respiratory infection (URI), intestinal infection|
|Related products||Sulfacetamide Sodium Salt|
|CAS Registry Number||68-35-9|
|Molecular Weight||250.28 g/mol|
|Shelf life||>2 years|
|Functions||Sulfonamide antibiotic. Antibacterial Sulfadiazine eliminates bacteria that cause infections by stopping the production of folate inside the bacterial cell, and is commonly used to treat urinary tract infections|
Sulfadiazine is one of the short-acting sulfonamides used in combination with pyrimethamine to treat toxoplasmosis in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and in newborns with congenital infections.
Sulfadiazine is an antibiotic that fights bacteria.
Sulfadiazine is used to treat many different types of infection, such as urinary tract infections, ear infections, meningitis, malaria, toxoplasmosis, and others.
- For the treatment of rheumatic fever and meningococcal meningitis
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