sulfapyridine

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Noun1.sulfapyridine - sulfa drug derived from pyridine and sulfanilamide
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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The ligands were prepared by reacting equimolar amounts of sulphapyridine with 5-bromosalicylaldehyde (for L1H), 5-nitrosalicylaldehyde (for L2H) in absolute ethanol (Scheme-1).
Gustafsson, "Azo reduction of salicyl azo sulphapyridine in germ free and conventional rats," Xenobiotica, vol.
It is formed by sulphapyridine, which is readily absorbed, and 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA), of which only 25% is absorbed and then excreted in urine as acetyl-5-ASA (9,17).