medications (SMZ and dapsone, a sulphone) interfere with folate synthesis by competitively inhibiting the enzyme dihydropteroate synthase (DHPS) encoded by the folic acid synthase (FAS) gene, a multifunctional gene that also encodes dihydroneopterin aldolase and hydroxymethyldihydropterin pyrophosphokinase (5).
Soon after, the offended man reached a local shop where he bought Sulpha
tablets -- a highly toxic insecticide -- and swallowed them.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Barii Sulphas
, Barium Sulphate powder, Barium Sulphate suspension, Developer X-Ray Films, Film X-Ray, Inj Iohexol 240 mg/ml, Inj Iohexol 300 mg/ml, Injection Iodinated Radiographic, Ultrasound Jelly Tube, Liquid Barium, Liquid Fixer for automatic processor.
Investigators recovered sweets, sulphas
tablets used to kill insects and empty packets of fruit juice.
A 38- YEAR- OLD man allegedly committed suicide in police custody by consuming sulphas
tablets on Thursday while he was being taken to the Kirti Nagar police station.