sulfacetamide


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sulfacetamide

(ˌsʌlfæˈsiːtəˌmaɪd)
n
(Pharmacology) the US preferred spelling of sulphacetamide
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sulfacetamide - a topical sulfonamide (trade name Sulamyd) used to treat eye infections
sulfa, sulfa drug, sulfonamide, sulpha - antibacterial consisting of any of several synthetic organic compounds capable of inhibiting the growth of bacteria that require PABA
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sulfacetamide

n. sulfacetamida, sulfonamida antibacteriana.

sulfacetamide

n sulfacetamida
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For at least a decade, she's been using a prescription lotion called sulfacetamide sodium to treat rosacea, a skin condition.
This finding might indicate that dermatologists are more comfortable prescribing a greater variety of medications for acne and rosacea, such as tazarotene, azelaic acid, and sulfacetamide, while primary care physicians might stick to a narrower range of medicines, Mr.
Sulfacetamide, sulfanilamide, timolol maleate, glacial acetic acid, monobasic sodium phosphate, and phosphoric acid were purchased from Sigma-Aldrich.
Post-operatively, Sulfacetamide and Prednisolone drops were instilled in the dog's eye four times a day for 1 week.
He is transferred back to our inpatient psychiatric facility with haloperidol, 10 mg/d, lorazepam, 3 mg/d, and benztropine, 2 mg/d, in addition to sulfacetamide eye drops for bilateral conjunctivitis.
77% and Shampoo 1%, PLEXION(R) (sodium sulfacetamide 10% and sulfur 5%) Cleanser, Cleansing Cloths and SCT, SOLODYN(R) (minocycline HCl, USP) Extended Release Tablets, TRIAZ(R) (benzoyl peroxide) 3%, 6% and 9% Cleansers, Pads and Foaming Cloths, VANOS(R) (fluocinonide) Cream 0.
Examples are: azelaic acid, benzoyl peroxide, clindamycin, erythromycin and sodium sulfacetamide.
Agents that are most commonly used include oral tetracyclines, topical sodium sulfacetamide, azelaic acid, and metronidazole.
The most recommended ophthalmic preparations include sulfacetamide, erythromycin, bacitracin, polymyxin (Polytrim[R], or a combination of trimethoprim and polymyxin B (Leibowitz, 2000; Wagner, 1997a).
Metronidazole and azelaic acid are considered primary treatments, while the combination of sodium sulfacetamide and sulfur is particularly useful in the subset of patients who have concomitant rosacea and seborrheic dermatitis.
Last month Prasco Laboratories began shipping sodium sulfacetamide lotion 10%, an authorized generic version of Klaron from sanofi-aventis.