Skip to Content

sulfonamides

Pronunciation: sul-fon'a-midz

Definition: The sulfa drugs, a group of bacteriostatic drugs comprising the sulfanilamide group (sulfanilamide, sulfapyridine, sulfathiazole, sulfadiazine, and other sulfanilamide derivatives).

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide