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Descriptor English:   Hydrogen Cyanide 
Descriptor Spanish:   Cianuro de Hidrógeno 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Cianeto de Hidrogênio 
Synonyms English:   Acid, Hydrocyanic
Cyanide, Hydrogen
Hydrocyanic Acid
Zyklon B  
Tree Number:   D01.029.260.330
Definition English:   Hydrogen cyanide (HCN); A toxic liquid or colorless gas. It is found in the smoke of various tobacco products and released by combustion of nitrogen-containing organic materials. 
Indexing Annotation English:   toxic liquid or gas; /analogs = CYANIDES
Pharmacological Action:   Chemical Warfare Agents
History Note English:   94; was HYDROCYANIC ACID 1963-93; HYDROGEN CYANIDE was see HYDROCYANIC ACID 1978-93 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AN analysis
AI antagonists & inhibitors BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
EC economics HI history
IM immunology IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism PK pharmacokinetics
PD pharmacology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   31861 
Unique Identifier:   D006856 

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