Sulfa antibiotics are used for wound care and to treat acne, rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis, eye infections, skin infections, bacterial infections, urinary tract infections, ear infections, meningitis, and yeast infections. They work by killing the bacteria causing the infection.

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Sulfa Antibiotics

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Klaron
(sulfacetamide)
29
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Sulfacetamide (Klaron) is a moderately priced drug used to treat eye and skin infections. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic sulfacetamide is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Ssd
(silver sulfadiazine)
9
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SILVER SULFADIAZINE is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin for second or third degree burns. It helps to prevent or treat serious infection.
Thermazene
(silver sulfadiazine)
9
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SILVER SULFADIAZINE is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin for second or third degree burns. It helps to prevent or treat serious infection.
sulfacetamide / sulfur
56
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Silvadene
(silver sulfadiazine)
9
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SILVER SULFADIAZINE is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin for second or third degree burns. It helps to prevent or treat serious infection.
Avar LS
454
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Sulfacleanse
136
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Plexion
614
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
sulfadiazine
197
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SULFADIAZINE is an sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used to treat many different kinds of bacterial infections, like those of the brain, ears, and urinary tract. It is also used to prevent infections in people who are at risk. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Ovace Plus
523
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SULFACETAMIDE is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne.
Avar
271
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Bleph-10
143
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SULFACETAMIDE is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used to treat eye infections.
Sumadan
653
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Avar-E
176
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Seb-Prev
58
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SULFACETAMIDE is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used to treats minor skin infections. It also helps certain skin conditions like seborrhea.
Ovace
546
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SULFACETAMIDE is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used to treats minor skin infections. It also helps certain skin conditions like seborrhea.
Avar-E LS
261
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Avc
239
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SULFANILAMIDE is a sulfonamide antifungal medicine. It is used treat yeast infections in the vagina.
Avar-E Green
226
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Sumaxin
703
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
mafenide
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Zencia
38
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Clenia
359
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Prascion FC
156
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Sumaxin CP
701
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Sumadan Xlt
661
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Prascion
157
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Prascion RA
70
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Rosanil
95
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.
Sulfamylon
128
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MAFENIDE is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin for second or third degree burns. It helps to prevent or treat serious infection.
Rosula
211
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SULFACETAMIDE; SULFUR is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin to treat acne, rosacea, or seborrhea.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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