noun. a sulfa drug used in treating meningitis and pneumonia and other infections.
- sulfa drug
Example sentences of the word sulfadiazine
1. Noun, singular or mass
Silver sulfadiazine is most commonly used in treatment of minor burns, and not only kills bacteria but also forms a seal to keep bacteria out of the wound.
Some medications frequently used are sulfadiazine and pyrimethamine, which suppress active multiplication of the parasite.
3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Silver sulfadiazine cream may be applied to blistered sunburn as for other types of burns.