furazolidone


fu·ra·zol·i·done

noun \ˌfyr-ə-ˈzä-lə-ˌdōn\

Definition of FURAZOLIDONE

:  an antimicrobial drug C8H7N3O5 used against bacteria and some protozoa especially in infections of the gastrointestinal tract

Origin of FURAZOLIDONE

furfural + azole + -ide + -one
First Known Use: 1955

fu·ra·zol·i·done

noun \ˌfyr-ə-ˈzäl-ə-ˌdōn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FURAZOLIDONE

: an antimicrobial drug C8H7N3O5 used against bacteria and some protozoans especially in infections of the gastrointestinal tract

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