SKU: S059  / 
    CAS Number: 127-58-2

    Sulfamerazine Sodium


    Sulfamerazine is a bacteriostatic sulfonamide antibiotic. TOKU-E offers two forms of Sulfamerazine: Sulfamerazine (S033) and Sulfamerazine sodium (S059).

    Mechanism of ActionLike most sulfonamides, Sulfamerazine sodium inhibits folic acid synthesis by acting as a competitive inhibitor of Dihydropteroate synthetase, an enzyme found in the folic acid synthesis pathway.
    SpectrumSulfamerazine sodium is a broad spectrum antibiotic targeting a wide range of Gram positive and Gram negative bacteria.
    Molecular FormulaC11H11N4O2SNa
    ReferencesHenry, Richard J. "The Mode of Action of Sulfonamides." Bacteriology Reviews (n.d.): 175-84. Web. 27 Aug. 2012.