Sulphadoxine is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and malaria
How it works
Sulphadoxine is an antibiotic. It stops bacteria from producing folic acid, a vitamin required for bacterial replication.
Common side effects
Nose bleed, Abdominal pain, Difficulty in urination, Fatigue, Glossitis, Headache, Inability to empty the urinary bladder, Feeling of discomfort