sulfaguanidine

noun
sul·​fa·​gua·​ni·​dine
variants: or chiefly British sulphaguanidine \ ˌsəl-​fə-​ˈgwän-​ə-​ˌdēn How to pronounce sulfaguanidine (audio) \

Medical Definition of sulfaguanidine

: a sulfa drug C7H10N4O2S used especially in veterinary medicine

called also sulfanilylguanidine

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“Sulfaguanidine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sulfaguanidine. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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