Definition of sulfadiazine in English:


Syllabification: sul·fa·di·a·zine
Pronunciation: /ˌsəlfəˈdīəˌzēn
(chiefly British also sulphadiazine)


  • A sulfonamide antibiotic used to treat meningococcal meningitis.
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    • Several other drugs have been evaluated, including tetracycline, primaquine, sulfadiazine and pyrimethamine (Fansidar).
    • I treated her with sulfadiazine and she got slowly better.
    • Pyrimethamine and sulfadiazine generally are used to treat infants with congenital toxoplasmosis.

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