sulfadiazine


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sulfadiazine

[¦səl·fə′dī·ə‚zēn]
(pharmacology)
C10H10O2N4S An antibacterial sulfonamide used in the treatment of a variety of infections.
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More important, clindamycin causes far fewer adverse events than sulfadiazine (2,4).
Effect of aloe vera gel, compared to 1% silver sulfadiazine cream on second-degree burn wound healing.
Antimicrobial tests were performed against different microbes, namely, Staphylococcus aureus, Salmonella typhi, Providencia alcalifaciens, and Proteus mirabilis treated with different concentrations of AgNP (2.5 [micro]g to 20 [micro]g/mL) and silver sulfadiazine as standard (Figure 2).
The sulfonamides found were sulfathiazole, sulfamethoxazole, sulfamethazine, sulfadimidine, sulfadimethoxine, and sulfadiazine [13].
Caetano, "Evaluation of the treatment of chronic venous ulcers with phototherapy (LEDs) and silver sulfadiazine 1% (in Portuguese)," in Programa de Pos-graduacao em Interunidades Bioengenharia, Escola de Engenharia de Sao Carlos da universidade Sao Paulo, p.
Silver sulfadiazine 1% cream is the form of silver used most often in topical products.
Creams containing 1% silver sulfadiazine (SSD) are primarily used for treating burn injuries because of the antibacterial activity of SSD [1,4, 9,10].
The patient was taking sulfadiazine and pyrimethamine due to a presumptive diagnosis of neurotoxoplasmosis in a previous recent hospitalization.
The results have shown that it increases the wounding process by unknown mechanism compared to silver sulfadiazine, which may be due to anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory effects.
For the sulfonamides family, the standards of sulfachloropyridazine, sulfadiazine, sulfadimethoxine, sulfadoxine, sulfamerazine, sulfamethazine, sulfamethoxazole, sulfamethoxypyridazine, sulfaquinoxaline, sulfathiazole, and sulfisoxazole were obtained from Sigma Chemical Co., whereas the standards of sulfadiazine and sulfathiazole were obtained from Dr.
The patient was diagnosed with disseminated toxoplasmosis and treatment was initiated with pyrimethamine, sulfadiazine, and leucovorin with subsequent resolution of his gastrointestinal and intracranial toxoplasmosis.