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What are some drugs that are closely related to penicillin and sulfonamides?

What are some drugs that are closely related to penicillin and sulfonamides?

Antibiotics: The two classes of antibiotics you are asking about are nothing alike, either chemically or in their mechanisms of antibacterial activity. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Sulfonamide (Definition)

Sulfonamides are a kind of anti-bacterial ...Read more


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What are the vaginal infections that are curable by sulfonamide?

What are the vaginal infections that are curable by sulfonamide?

That drug not rec: Sulfa used for bladder infections, long time ago used for vag infections but not anymore as most of the bact is resistent to it usually for BV either vaginal Clindamycin either by cream or supp or vaginal Metrogel or oral flagyl. ...Read more

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Should you avoid or supplement with folic acid while taking sulfonamides for an infection ?

Should you avoid or supplement with folic acid while taking sulfonamides for an infection ?

Folic acid: It is always a good idea for young women (childbearing age) to supplement with folic acid. Folic acid has been shown to prevent some types of birth defects especially if it being taken during the 3 months prior to pregnancy and the first 3 months of pregnancy. Folic acid is an important building block for red blood cells, and good for any woman that is having menstrual periods. ...Read more

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What is pulmonia is that treatable?

Pneumonia: Bacterial and fungal pneumonias are treatable but primary viral pneumonias are often resistant to treatments like antibiotics or antiviral medications. ...Read more

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Is hodgin totally treatable if discovered at its early stages?

Yes: If caught early and the type of histology is favorable it is totally treated with very high success rate. ...Read more

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Is polyscithemia treatable?

Is polyscithemia treatable?

Yes: Polycythemia is an increased number of red blood cells in the blood. Schedule an appt with your doctor to determine the cause of the polycythemia and they can create a treatment plan. ...Read more

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Is vittiligo actually treatable?

Is vittiligo actually treatable?

Yes: This is a tough disease, but some people respond to treatments such as topical steroids, Protopic ointment, phototherapy, and excimer laser. You should be evaluated for other autoimmune diseases as they can often go together. See a dermatologist. ...Read more