Sulfaguanidine


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sulfaguanidine

[¦səl·fə′gwän·ə‚dēn]
(pharmacology)
C7H10N4O2S An intestinal antibacterial sulfonamide proposed for treatment of dysentery and for sterilization of the colon prior to gastrointestinal tract surgery.

Sulfaguanidine

 

an antimicrobial agent from the sulfanilamide group. It is used in tablet and powder form to treat such intestinal infections as dysentery.

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