Disease Information for Sulfisoxazole (Gantrisin) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Rash
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/G6PD RBC hemolysis
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Photosensitivity rash
Drug rash/Drug induced rash
Glucose-6-PD Hemolytic crisis ('triggers')
Photosensitivity dermatitis
Phototoxicity
Thrombocytopenia, autoimmune
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Antibiotic/antibacterial drug (example)
DRUG/Antibiotic/Antimicrobial drugs (category)
DRUG/Sulfa drug/antibiotic/congeners (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
4 Amino N (3,4 dimethyl 5 isoxazolyl)benzenesulfonamide, Benzenesulfonamide 4 amino N (3,4 dimethyl 5 isoxazolyl), Sulfadimethyloxazole, Sulfafurazole, Sulfasoxizole, SulfiSOXAZOLE, Sulfisoxazole (product), Sulfisoxazole (substance), SULFISOXAZOLE PREPARATION, Sulphafurazole, Sulphisoxazole, Brand name/Azo-Gantrisin (Sulfisoxazole-Phenazopyridine), Brand name/Gantrisin (Sulfisoxazole), Brand name/Gulfasin (Sulfisoxazole), Brand name/Pediazole (Erythromycin-Sulfisoxazole), Brand name/Soxa (Sulfisoxazole), Brand name/Sulfimycin (comb)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Contraindication
RX/Warfarin (Coumadin)
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Dose liquid/syrup/suspension form
DRUG/Dose QID Medication
DRUG/Given prophylactically
Definition

Sulfa drug antibiotics; oral dosage usual; high allergy incidence and mixed anti-bacterial spectrum but not usually a cidal drug; excellent urine concentration; used for URI and UTI

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