Sodium sulfacetamide

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The description is actual on 20.03.2015

  • Latin name: Sulfacyl-sodium
  • ATH code: S01AB04
  • Active ingredient: Sulfacetamidum natricum (Sulfacetamidum)
  • Producer: Moscow endocrine plant, Synthesis of joint stock company, VIPS-MED Firm (Russia), Farmak of PAO (Ukraine)


Active ingredient of drug – monohydrate of Sodium sulfacetamidum. Additional components: Natrium thiosulfuricum, the purified water, Acidum hydrochloricum.

Release form

In drugstores it is possible to meet eye drops the Sulfacetamide of Sodium of 20%, 30%, and also powder in packaging.

Pharmacological action

Medicine possesses antimicrobic properties.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

The pharmacopeia specifies that a formula the Sodium Sulfacetamide – CsHgSaNaOsS-b^O. MNN Sulfacetamidum natricum. The recipe on Latin will contain the name Sulfacylum-natrium.

Drops for eyes inhibit assimilation of PABK, and also interfere with synthesis PABK-soderzhashchikh of growth factors of microorganisms.

Medicine is characterized by antibacterial properties. It affects streptococci, gonokokk, colibacillus, chlamydias, pneumococci, actinomycetes.

Aqueous solution of the Sulfacetamide of Sodium has alkalescent reaction that allows to dig in it in a conjunctival sac of an eye.

Indications to use

Drops in eyes are applied at gonorrheal diseases of eyes, conjunctivitis, blennory, purulent helcomas, a blepharitis and other diseases of eyes. Drug can be used both by children, and adults, including for the purpose of prevention of a blennorea at babies. In case of purulent processes he stops them and accelerates healing of a cornea.

It is appointed for therapy of streptodermas and staphylodermas, the infections provoked by colibacillus.

Medicine can be applied inside in case of collibacillary infections of uric ways, mastoidites, puerperal sepsis and other infectious diseases.


It is impossible to apply this means at hypersensitivity to its components.

Side effects

In certain cases at administration of drug the irritation of fabrics, including reddening is possible, the century and an itch swelled. At use of medicine the allergy and dispeptic frustration is inside possible.

Application instruction of the Sulfacetamide of Sodium (Way and dosage)

For those to whom eye drops the Sodium Sulfacetamide are shown the application instruction reports that instillations have to be carried out to a conjunctival sac. For adult patients the dosage 1-2 drops is appointed. Means is applied 5-6 times a day (every 4-8 hours). At children's age solution of 10 percent and 20 percent is shown. For prevention of development of a blennorea right after the birth to babies dig in 2 drops of means, and then on 2 drops every 2 hour.

Medicine can be also used in ointments on a vaseline basis of 10-30% in case of blepharites and eczema of skin a century.

The application instruction of the Sulfacetamide of Sodium specifies that therapy duration directly depends on weight of an illness. It is not recommended to use medicine longer than term without consultation with the specialist.

In case of gonorrheal diseases of eyes appoint a combination therapy. Dig in solution of 30% or powder the struck place powder, in addition accept drug through a mouth.

Contaminated wounds are treated by powder use.

The maximum one-time dosage for adults inside – 2 g, maximum day – 7 g.

Before the first use of drops the cap is screwed up up to the end. The thorn on the interior punctures an opening on a membrane. Before use it is necessary to take a little a bottle on a palm to heat means to body temperature. The cap unscrews and after easy pressing on the bottle body solution is dug in in eyes. Then the bottle should be closed again.


In case of overdose are possible reddening, the century, an itch swelled. Then continue use of means of smaller concentration or absolutely cancel drug.


If necessary to accept other drugs in combination with the Sulfacetamide of Sodium it is necessary to consult with the doctor.

Bacteriostatic action of medicine decreases at a combination to Novocaine, Anaesthesin and Dicainum. And its toxicity increases at interaction with Difenin, salicylates and p-aminosalicylic acid. In case of use together with anticoagulants of indirect action increase of their specific activity is possible.

It is impossible to use drops together with salts of some alkaloids, with the means including silver salts with zinc sulfate, and also with acids and substances which possess acid reaction.

Terms of sale

Medicine is sold without recipe.

Storage conditions

It is necessary to keep drug in the dark place. Optimum temperature – 15-25 °C.

Period of validity

2 years. After the first use it is necessary to hold means not longer than 4 weeks.


Coincidence on the ATH code of the 4th level:

The following analogs of drug are known: Albucid, Atsetopt, Oftalemid, Sebizonum, Sulfaprokul, Sulfacetamide, Sulfacetamide soluble, Almocetamidum, Oktzetan, Prontamidum, Sobizon, Sulfacetamidum natricum Sodium, Sulfatsil Natriya-DIA.

Albucid and Sulfacetamide of Sodium

What is more effective, Albucid or the Sulfacetamide of Sodium, – often ask at forums. Specialists answer that actually it is synonyms. Thus, Albucid is a Sulfacetamide of Sodium. This drug is also issued in the form of eye drops and is applied at the diseases provoked by streptococci, pneumococci, gonokokka. At the same time rather recently Albucid and the Sulfacetamide of Sodium began to apply to an instillation in a nose.

Sodium sulfacetamide for children

The Sodium sulfacetamide is applied to children in a dosage 2-3 drops (solution of 20%). The child has to be in situation "sitting" or "lying". It is necessary to move apart accurately eyelids and to dig medicine. It is recommended to begin with that place where the inflammation is less expressed.

In case of acute otitis drug is dug in in ears. It can be parted in boiled water by 2-4 times.


  • Sulfacetamide of sodium of 20% of a drop eye 1,5ml No. 2 tube-kapelnitsymoskovsky endocrine plant of federal state unitary enterprise
  • Sulfacetamide of sodium-bufus of 20% 1,5ml No. 2 tube-kapel. PFK updating of closed joint stock company
  • Sulfacetamide of sodium of 20% 1 ml No. 2 tube-kapel.
  • Sulfacetamide of sodium of 20% of a drop eye 5 ml bottle dropper/synthesis/synthesis of joint stock company
  • Sulfacetamide of sodium of 20% 10 ml fl. Belmedpreparata

Drugstore of IFC

  • Hl drop sodium sulfacetamide. 20% 1.5ml No. 2, Updating of CJSC Pfkrossiya
  • Hl drop sodium sulfacetamide. 20% 1.5ml No. 2, Moscow endocrine z-d (г.Москва) Russia
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  • Sodium sulfacetamide solution of 20% 1.5ml
  • Sodium sulfacetamide eye drops of 30% 10mlbiofarma (Ukraine, Kiev)


  • Sulfacetamide of sodium of hot-smoked 20% 10mlfarmak
  • Sulfacetamide of sodium of hot-smoked 20% 10mlfarmak
Section: For eyes Antimicrobic
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