Sulfadimezin (Sulfadimezinum; synonym: Diazil, Sulfadimidinum, Superseptil; list B) - sulfa drug. On antimikrobnomu action sulfadimezin close to sulfazine (see). Applied for the treatment of diseases caused by pneumococcus, Streptococcus, meningococcus, Escherichia coli. The drug is particularly indicated for pneumococcal infections and infections of the urinary tract. Appoint inwards to 1 g 4-6 times a day (first reception 2 g). The course of treatment is 5-7 days. Higher doses: single - 2 g daily - 7, In the treatment prescribed drinking plenty of fluids with alkalis. Requires strict control of blood picture. Method of production sulfadimezina: powder and pills to 0.25 and 0.5 g Keep in a dry place. Cm. also Sulfa drugs.