What is Sulfadiazine?

Sulfadiazine is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It eliminates bacteria that cause infections by stopping the production of folate inside the bacterial cell, and is commonly used to treat urinary tract infections (UTIs).

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i noticed on my left eyelid...reddness, puffiness..toward the nose area and now extending across the whole top of the lid...been treating it with...

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It's not recommended to apply silver sulfadiazine over the eyelid.

It's possibly...

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I read that daraprim and sulfadiazine are used to treat toxoplasma. What is the typical dosage? Are there negative side effects?...

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I was on fire for about 1 1/2 min. and received 3rd degree burns on my lower leg. It has been 8 weeks now and the wound is still leaking and no...

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Burn specialists often use a silicone membrane (i.e. BiobraneĀ®) or a silver impregnated foam (i.e. Mepilex AGĀ®) to cover...

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