Chemical Name: N`-(5-methylisoxazol-3-yl)sulphanilamide
Representative Names: Gantanol

Sulfamethoxazole is a member of the sulfonamide family of antibiotics. It is used for people with infections caused by a variety of bacteria and protozoa. The combination drug product trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections and some infections due to parasites.

Characteristics: A White or almost white crystalline powder. Practically insoluble in water, freely soluble in acetone; sparing soluble in ethanol(96%);slightly soluble in chloroform and in ether. It dissolves in dilute solutions of sodium hydroxide.
Specification: BP2000
Packing: 25Kg Fibre drum