sulfisoxazole

noun
sul·​fi·​sox·​a·​zole
variants: or chiefly British sulphisoxazole \ ˌsəl-​fə-​ˈsäk-​sə-​ˌzōl How to pronounce sulphisoxazole (audio) \

Medical Definition of sulfisoxazole

: a sulfa drug C11H13N3O3S derived from sulfanilamide that is less likely than other sulfanilamide derivatives to produce renal damage because of its greater solubility

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“Sulfisoxazole.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sulfisoxazole. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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