sulfadiazine


sul·fa·di·a·zine

noun \ˌsəl-fə-ˈdī-ə-ˌzēn\

Definition of SULFADIAZINE

:  a sulfa drug C10H10N4O2S used especially in the treatment of toxoplasmosis

Origin of SULFADIAZINE

sulfa + diazine (C4H4N2)
First Known Use: 1940

sul·fa·di·a·zine

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SULFADIAZINE

: a sulfa drug C10H10N4O2S that is used especially in the treatment of toxoplasmosis

Variants of SULFADIAZINE

sul·fa·di·a·zine or chiefly British sul·pha·di·a·zine \ˌsəl-fə-ˈdī-ə-ˌzēn\

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