One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
An antibacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-trichomonal agent, administered orally (and sometimes vaginally) in the treatment of infections of the genito-urinary tract; C₁₀H₁₁N₃O₅S.
1960s; earliest use found in WHO Chronicle. Probably from ni- (in nitro-) + fur- + -atel (of unknown origin).
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