an antibacterial sulfa drug used in human and veterinary medicine. It is effective against chlamydia, toxoplasma, and cocidia US name sulfamethazine
noun, Pharmacology. 1. any of a group of drugs closely related in chemical structure to sulfanilamide, having a bacteriostatic rather than a bacteriocidal effect: used in the treatment of various wounds, burns, and infections. noun 1. any of a group of sulfonamide compounds that inhibit the activity of bacteria and are used in medicine to […]
/ˌsʌlfəˈmɛθəˌziːn/ noun 1. US name for sulfadimidine
[suhl-fuh-meth-ok-suh-zohl] /ˌsʌl fə mɛθˈɒk səˌzoʊl/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. an antimicrobial substance, C 1 0 H 1 1 N 3 O 3 S, used against a variety of susceptible Gram-positive and Gram-negative organisms, as in the treatment of certain urinary tract infections and skin infections.
Pharmacology, Trademark. 1. a brand of mafenide acetate.