Sulfadiazine Oral Tablet 500Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Sulfadiazine: Oral tablet (500mg)

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Sulfadiazine 500mg Tab
Eon Labs Inc a Division of Sandoz
Pill Identification: E 757 

What is this Medicine?

SULFADIAZINE (sul fa DYE a zeen) is an sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used to treat many different kinds of bacterial infections, like those of the brain, ears, and urinary tract. It is also used to prevent infections in people who are at risk. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

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Sulfadiazine 500mg Tablet

NDC: 001850757
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Meningococcal Infection Prophylaxis, Keratoconjunctivitis, Meningitis, Chancroid, Cystitis, Nocardiosis, Toxoplasmosis, Toxoplasmic Encephalitis, Rheumatic Fever Prophylaxis, Otitis Media, Malaria, Pyelonephritis, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Toxoplasmosis Prophylaxis, Paracoccidioidomycosis

Sulfadiazine 500mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_4930.JPG
Eon Labs Inc a Division of Sandoz
Pill Identification: E 757 
Shape: oblong
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Sulfadiazine 500mg Tablet

Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Diuresis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Erythema Multiforme Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Exfoliative Dermatitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Enlarged Thyroid Gland Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Heart Muscle Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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