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Sulfamethoxazole

Introduction: Sulfamethoxazole

Description of Sulfamethoxazole

Sulfamethoxazole: a sulfonamide (trade name Gantanol) used to treat infections (especially infections of the urinary tract).
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Sulfamethoxazole: A bacteriostatic antibacterial agent that interferes with folic acid synthesis in susceptible bacteria. Its broad spectrum of activity has been limited by the development of resistance. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p208)
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Sulfamethoxazole: sulfonamide bacteriostatic antibacterial agent.
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Sulfamethoxazole: A bacteriostatic antibacterial agent that interferes with folic acid synthesis in susceptible bacteria. Its broad spectrum of activity has been limited by the development of resistance. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p208).
Source: MeSH 2007

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Abbreviation: Sulfamethoxazole

Sulfamethoxazole: An abbreviation for:
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Terms associated with Sulfamethoxazole:

Terms Similar to Sulfamethoxazole:

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  • Gantanol

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  • Sulfamethylisoxazole

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More specific terms for Sulfamethoxazole:

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Broader terms for Sulfamethoxazole

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Hierarchical classifications of Sulfamethoxazole

The following list attempts to classify Sulfamethoxazole into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • sulfa,sulfa drug,sulfonamide,sulpha
  • antibacterial,antibacterial drug,bactericide
  • medicament,medication,medicinal drug,medicine
  • drug
  • agent
  • causal agency,causal agent,cause
  • entity

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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