phthalylsulfathiazole

noun
phthal·​yl·​sul·​fa·​thi·​a·​zole
variants: or chiefly British phthalylsulphathiazole \ ˈthal-​ˌil-​ˌsəl-​fə-​ˈthī-​ə-​ˌzōl How to pronounce phthalylsulphathiazole (audio) \

Medical Definition of phthalylsulfathiazole

: a sulfonamide C17H13N3O5S2 used in the treatment of intestinal infections

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