sulfaguanidine
The guanidine derivative of sulfanilamide. It is poorly absorbed from the gastroenteric tract; useful for bacterial infections of the lower intestinal tract and for preoperative sterilization of the intestinal tract; a goitrogen. SYN: sulfaguine.

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sul·fa·gua·ni·dine or chiefly Brit sul·pha·gua·ni·dine .səl-fə-'gwän-ə-.dēn n a sulfa drug C7H10N4O2S used esp. in veterinary medicine called also sulfanilylguanidine

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  • Sulfaguanidine — Drugbox IUPAC name = 2 (4 Aminophenyl)sulfonylguanidine CAS number = ATC prefix = A07 ATC suffix = AB03 PubChem = 5324 DrugBank = C=7|H=10|N=4|O=2|S=1 molecular weight = 214.2449 g/mol bioavailability = protein bound = metabolism = elimination… …   Wikipedia

  • sulfaguanidine — n. sulfa drug that is used to treat intestinal infections …   English contemporary dictionary

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