Sulfadiazine 500mg (NDC: 0185-0757)

Name:

Sulfadiazine 500mg

NDC:

0185-0757

Generic Name:

Sulfadiazine

Strength:

500mg

Form:

Tablet

Labeler:

Eon Labs, Inc.

Shape:

Capsule

Color:

White

Imprint:

E757

Medication Class:

Sulfonamide Antibiotic

Active Ingredient:

Sulfadiazine

Pregnancy Category:

Consult your physician (Category C)

Illustration:

Pill Illustration: Sulfadiazine 500mg (0185-0757)

About this medication

Sulfadiazine is the name of the medication. It comes in the form of a tablet, and should be taken by mouth. It belongs to a class of medications called Sulfonamide Antibiotic.

Why is this medication prescribed

Germs can cause infections in the body. The symptoms depend on the location of the infection in the body. This medication is used for many kinds of infections caused by germs. It is good only for infections caused by Sulfonamide Antibiotic sensitive germs.

How does it work

Sulfadiazine belongs to a group of medications called Sulfonamide Antibiotics. It works by stopping the growth of germs and helps your body to fight them. Complete the antibiotic treatment as the doctor ordered even if you feel better. Antibiotics will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

How to use it

This medication comes as a tablet. You should put it in your mouth and swallow it with a glass of water.

What to do if you are pregnant

Tell your physician if you become pregnant. There are not enough studies about this medication in pregnant women. Use the medication during pregnancy only if clearly needed.

More Information

Read more about Sulfadiazine 500mg on the FDA website.

Last Update: May 13th 2017
Data sources: Label (May 13th 2017), FDA (May 31st 2015)

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