Meaning of SULFATHIAZOLE in English

|səlfə+ noun

Etymology: sulfa- + thiazole

: a sulfa drug H 2 NC 6 H 4 SO 2 NHC 3 H 2 NS derived from thiazole and sulfanilamide, seldom prescribed because of its toxicity, but formerly used especially in the treatment of pneumococcus and staphylococcus infections

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