Sulfadiazine has also been used with other sulfonamides, particularly Sulfamerazine and Sulfadimidine, to reduce the problems of low solubility in urine.
Absorption: Sulfadiazine is readily absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract.
Distribution: About 20 - 55% of the drug is distributed in protein bound form.It penetrates into the CSF. Excretion: Drug and its metabolites are excreted in urine.
3.Rheumatic fever in penicillin-allergic patients
Initial dose: 75 mg/kg, then 150 mg/kg daily in divided doses to a maximum of 6 g daily. Infants less than 2 months:
Congenital toxoplasmosis: 50 mg/kg twice daily for 12 months
Toxoplasmosis (Immuno compromised patients): 4 to 6 g daily in 4 divided doses for at least 6 weeks, followed by 2 to 4 g daily
For the prophylaxis of rheumatic fever: 500mg - 1 g daily
Home Delivery for Sulfadiazine in Your City
Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including sulfadiazine.
However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for sulfadiazine and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for sulfadiazine may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take sulfadiazine only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for sulfadiazine before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for sulfadiazine with the pharmacy.
Sulfadiazine is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for sulfadiazine might be better known than sulfadiazine itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have sulfadiazine in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for sulfadiazine.