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Sulfathiazole (International)

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



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antibacterial: Sulfonamide

Chemical Name

Benzenesulfonamide, 4-amino-N-2-tiazolyl-

Foreign Names

  • Sulfathiazolum (Latin)
  • Sulfathiazol (German)
  • Sulfathiazol (French)
  • Sulfatiazol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Sulfathiazol (OS: DCF)
  • Sulfathiazole (OS: BAN)
  • Sulfatiazolo (OS: DCIT)
  • Ciba 3714 (IS)
  • M & B 760 (IS)
  • Norsulfazolum (IS)
  • RP 2090 (IS)
  • Septozol (IS)
  • Sulphathiazole (IS)
  • Sulfathiazol (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Sulfathiazole (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Eur. 9, USP 41)
  • Sulfathiazolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9, Ph. Int. 2)
  • Sulfathiazole Sodium (OS: BANM)
  • Sulphathiazole Sodium (IS)
  • Sulfathiazole Sodium (PH: BP vet. 2018)
  • Sulfathiazolum Natricum (PH: Ph. Int. 2)

Brand Names

  • Auraceptil Compuesto [+ Gylcerol, + Sodium Propionate, + Urea]
    Tecnofarma, Paraguay
  • Avisol [veterinary use]
    Medpet, South Africa
  • B-TS Trio [+ Sulfadimidine, + Trimethoprim] Für Schweine und Kälber [veterinary use]
    Biokema, Switzerland
  • Collusulfar [+ Phenazone, + Bacitracin]
    Millet, Paraguay
  • Creme O Sulfa
    Mediphar, Lebanon
  • Imebiotic [+ Phenazone, + Chlorobutanol, + Benzocaine]
    Imeg, Paraguay
  • Metamerazina [+ Sulfamerazine, + Sulfadimidine] [veterinary use]
    Fatro, Italy
  • Norsulfazol Toni-M
    Toni-M, Bulgaria
  • Norsulfazol VT
    Veta Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Otocuril [+ Phenazone, + Ethacridine]
    Fabra, Argentina
  • Panazolin [+ Sulfadimidine] [veterinary use]
    Gräub, Switzerland
  • Penitiazol [+ Benzylpenicillin, + Sulfanilamide]
    Lasca, Paraguay
  • Rhinolex [+ Ephedrine]
    Sopharma, Bulgaria
  • Streptosil Neomicina [+ Neomycin]
    Boehringer Ingelheim, Italy
  • Sulfa 3 [+ Sulfadimidine, + Sulfamerazine] for Ornamental Cage Birds [veterinary use]
    Inca Flight, Australia
  • Sulfarinol [+ Naphazolin Nitrate]
    Galenus, Poland
  • Sulfatiazol 0.5 Lasca
    Lasca, Paraguay
  • Sulfatiazol 500mg Bional
    Bional, Paraguay
  • Sulfatiazol 500mg Medifarma
    Medifarma, Paraguay
  • Sulfatiazol Cifsa
    Casa Industrial, Ecuador
  • Sulfatiazol Guayaki
    Guayaki, Paraguay
  • Sulfatiazol ICU-VITA
    ICU VITA, Uruguay
  • UFA 902 DUO [+ Sulfadimidine, + Trimethoprim] [veterinary use]
    Ufamed, Switzerland
  • Vital TSS 480 [+ Sulfadimidine, + Trimethoprim] für Schweine und Kälber [veterinary use]
    Vital, Switzerland
  • Vital TSS 96 [+ Sulfadimidine, + Trimethoprim] Für Schweine und Kälber [veterinary use]
    Vital, Switzerland
  • Argosulfan
    Jelfa, Bulgaria; Jelfa, Georgia; Jelfa, Latvia; PharmaSwiss, Lithuania; PharmaSwiss, Poland
  • Ingalipt-N [+ Sulfanilamide]
    Microfarm, Georgia
  • Polisulfalent [+ Sulfadimethoxine, + Sulfadimdine] [veterinary use]
    Biowet Pulawy, Poland
  • Polisulfamid [+ Sulfadimidine, + Sulfacetamide] [veterinary use]
    Biowet Pulawy, Poland
  • Trisulfazina [+ Sulfadiazine, + Sulfadimidine] [veterinary use]
    Intervet, Italy
  • Tru [+ Lidocaine]
    Laboratorios Pasteur, Chile


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)

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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