Sulfamethopyrazine is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
How it works
Sulfamethopyrazine is an antibiotic. It stops bacteria from producing folic acid, a vitamin required for bacterial replication.
Common side effects
Neurological disturbances, Pulmonary eosinophilia, Diarrhoea, Fall in blood sugar level, Hypersensitivity reaction, Decreased level of thyroid hormones, Loss of appetite, Myocarditis (inflammation of heart muscle), Serum sickness, Vasculitis, Hepatomegaly, Liver necrosis