sulfamethazine


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sulfamethazine

(ˌsʌlfəˈmɛθəˌziːn)
n
(Pharmacology) US name for sulfadimidine
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Noun1.sulfamethazine - a sulfa drug used like sulfadiazine and also in veterinary medicine
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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Department of Agriculture's Food Safety Inspection Service included antibiotics such as neomycin, flunixin, desfuroylceftiofur, and sulfamethazine at levels not permitted by the FDA.
28) The suggested daily dose of sulfamethazine is 50-65 mg per pigeon, which is given orally for either 3 days, followed by a 2-3 day break and a subsequent 2-3 day treatment period, or daily for 5 days.
The C and N contents of the products were determined on a LECO CNS 2000 combustion analyser (Leco (Australia)) set at 1350[degrees]C and calibrated with sulfamethazine.
The drug residues found by FSIS included antibiotics such as sulfamethazine, sulfathiazole, sulfadimethoxine, and penicillin at levels not permitted by FDA.
The finding is in agreement with our earlier studies that show L 1210 cells did not acetylate sulfamethazine (data not shown).
Other kits are already available for detection of drug residues, such as chloramphenicol, sulfonamides, ractopamine, streptomycin, sulfamethazine and sulfadiazine, and determination of vitamin content.
In addition to the antituberculosis agent isoniazid (1), the first NAT2 substrate discovered, numerous other chemicals possessing a primary aromatic amine or hydrazine group, such as sulfamethazine, procainamide, hydralazine (2), dapsone, nitrazepam, and caffeine, are metabolized by this enzyme.