Sulfacetamide

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

S01AB04

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000144-80-9

Chemical Formula

C8-H10-N2-O3-S

Molecular Weight

214

Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Sulfonamide

Chemical Name

Acetamide, N-[(4-aminophenyl)sulfonyl]-

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Sulfacetamide (OS: BAN, DCIT)
  • Sulfacétamide (OS: DCF)
  • Sulfanilazetamid (IS)
  • Sulphacetamide (IS)
  • Sulfacetamide (PH: Ph. Int. 4, USP 34)
  • Sulfacetamidum (PH: Ph. Int. 4)
  • Sulfanilacetamid (PH: ÖAB 2009)
  • Sulfanilacetamidum (PH: ÖAB 2009)
  • Sulfacetamide Sodium (OS: BANM)
  • Sulfacétamide sodique (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Sulfacetamide Sodium (PH: BP 2011, Ph. Int. 4, USP 34)
  • Sulfacetamide sodium (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Sulfacetamide, Soluble (PH: BP 2010)
  • Sulfacetamid-Natrium (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Sulfacetamidum natricum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7, Ph. Int. 4)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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