Definitions for mafenide

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  1. mafenide(Noun)

    A particular kind of sulfonamide that is used to help treat severe burns.

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  1. Mafenide

    Mafenide is a sulfonamide-type medication. It was approved by the FDA in 1948.

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  1. Mafenide

    A sulfonamide that inhibits the enzyme carbonic anhydrase and is used as topical anti-infective, especially in burn therapy.


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