Sulfapyridine, USP is a first generation sulfonamide antibiotic and was one of the first compounds used for pneumonia. Sulfapyridine has also been found to have anti-inflammatory effects and can be used in immunodeficiency studies.
We also offer:
- Sulfapyridine Sodium (S106)
|Mechanism of Action||Sulfapyridine inhibits folic acid synthesis by acting as a competitive inhibitor of dihydropteroate synthetase, an enzyme found in the folic acid synthesis pathway.|
|Spectrum||Sulfapyridine has broad-spectrum activity|
|Microbiology Applications||Sulfapyridine can be used to study anti-inflammatory properties.|
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