Sulfafurazole

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Sulfafurazole
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Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.comInternational Drug Names
MedlinePlusa601049
Pregnancy
category
  • To be avoided within two months of term
Routes of
administration
Oral
ATC code
Legal status
Legal status
  • In general: ℞ (Prescription only)
Pharmacokinetic data
ExcretionExcreted unchanged in urine
Identifiers
CAS Number
PubChem CID
DrugBank
ChemSpider
UNII
KEGG
ChEMBL
ECHA InfoCard100.004.418 Edit this at Wikidata
Chemical and physical data
FormulaC11H13N3O3S
Molar mass267.30 g/mol
3D model (JSmol)
Melting point194 °C (381 °F)
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Sulfafurazole (INN, also known as sulfisoxazole) is a sulfonamide antibacterial with an oxazole substituent. It has antibiotic activity against a wide range of Gram-negative and Gram-positive organisms. It is sometimes given in combination with erythromycin (see erythromycin/Sulfafurazole) or phenazopyridine. It is used locally in a 4% solution or ointment.

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