furazolidone

noun fu·ra·zol·i·done \ ˌfyu̇r-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 and Etymology of furazolidone

furfural + azole + -ide + -one


Medical Dictionary

furazolidone

noun fu·ra·zol·i·done \ ˌfyu̇r-ə-ˈzäl-ə-ˌdōn \

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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