sulfadimidine


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sulfadimidine

(ˌsʌlfəˈdaɪmɪˌdiːn)
n
1. (Pharmacology) an antibacterial sulfa drug used in human and veterinary medicine. It is effective against chlamydia, toxoplasma, and cocidia. US name: sulfamethazine
2. (Veterinary Science) an antibacterial sulfa drug used in human and veterinary medicine. It is effective against chlamydia, toxoplasma, and cocidia. US name: sulfamethazine
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The Nation laboratory tests were intended to determine the level of drug residues including streptomycin, sulfadimidine, oxytetracycline, and penicillin, as well as pesticide residues.
The sulfonamides found were sulfathiazole, sulfamethoxazole, sulfamethazine, sulfadimidine, sulfadimethoxine, and sulfadiazine [13].
At its 40th session, the Codex Alimentarius Commission reported a maximum residue limit (MRL) value for sulfadimidine (sulfamethazine) of 100 [micro]g*[kg.sup.-1] in muscle, for species not specified [6].