What is another word for sulfamethoxazole?

5 synonyms found


[ sˈʌlfɐmˌɛθəksˌazə͡ʊl], [ sˈʌlfɐmˌɛθəksˌazə‍ʊl], [ s_ˈʌ_l_f_ɐ_m_ˌɛ_θ_ə_k_s_ˌa_z_əʊ_l]

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How to use "Sulfamethoxazole" in context?

Sulfamethoxazole (brand names: Septra, Sulfamethoxazole and Trimethoprim) is a drug used to treat a wide variety of infections, including some that are caused by bacteria. It is also used to prevent urinary tract infections in women and to treat fungal infections of the skin.

Sulfamethoxazole is a synthetic medication. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria or fungi. It is typically taken by mouth (in pill form). Side effects are generally mild, but may include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and headache.

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