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Old 03-06-2008, 11:19 AM   #1
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What Is The Difference Between Sulfa And Sulfur Meds

What Is The Difference Between Sulfa And Sulfur Meds

 
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Re: What Is The Difference Between Sulfa And Sulfur Meds

If you are talking about a group of antibiotics known as sulfa drugs, "sulfa" is the appropriate term. "Sulfur" or "sulphur" is sometimes mistakenly used in its place. Sulfur is a nonmetallic element. Sulfa is a synthetic organic compound.

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