Johns Hopkins HIV GuideDrugsAntimicrobial Agents

Sulfadiazine

Janessa Smith, Pharm.D., BCPS, Paul A. Pham, Pharm.D.
Sulfadiazine is a topic covered in the Johns Hopkins HIV Guide.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

Official website of the Johns Hopkins Antibiotic (ABX), HIV, Diabetes, and Psychiatry Guides, powered by Unbound Medicine. Johns Hopkins Guide App for iOS, iPhone, iPad, and Android included. Explore these free sample topics:

Johns Hopkins Guides

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

INDICATIONS

FDA

  • CNS and ocular toxoplasmosis (in combination with pyrimethamine)
  • FDA indicated, but not generally recommended:
    • Chancroid
    • Trachoma
    • Inclusion conjunctivitis
    • Prophylaxis of meningococcal meningitis when sulfonamide-sensitive group A strains known to prevail
    • Meningococcal meningitis
    • Acute otitis media due to H. influenzae(in combination with PCN)
    • Prophylaxis against recurrences of rheumatic fever (alternative to penicillin)
    • H. influenzae meningitis (in combination with streptomycin)
    • UTI (including pyelonephritis)
    • Malaria due to chloroquine-resistant P. falciparum malaria (in combination with quinine and pyrimethamine)
    • Nocardiosis

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --

Last updated: October 2, 2017

Citation

TY - ELEC T1 - Sulfadiazine ID - 545196 A1 - Smith,Janessa,Pharm.D., BCPS AU - Pham,Paul,Pharm.D. Y1 - 2017/10/02/ PB - Johns Hopkins HIV Guide UR - https://www.unboundmedicine.com/medline/view/Johns_Hopkins_HIV_Guide/545196/all/Sulfadiazine ER -