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Descriptor English: Penicillamine
Descriptor Spanish: Penicilamina
Descriptor Portuguese: Penicilamina
Descriptor French: Pénicillamine
Entry term(s): Copper Penicillaminate
Cuprenil
Cuprimine
D 3 Mercaptovaline
D Penicillamine
D-3-Mercaptovaline
D-Penicillamine
Dimethylcysteine
Mercaptovaline
Metalcaptase
Penicillaminate, Copper
beta,beta Dimethylcysteine
beta,beta-Dimethylcysteine
Tree number(s): D02.886.030.786
D12.125.166.786
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010396
Scope note: 3-Mercapto-D-valine. The most characteristic degradation product of the penicillin antibiotics. It is used as an antirheumatic and as a chelating agent in Wilson's disease.
Annotation: degradation product of the penicillin antibiotics
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Antidotes
Chelating Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Registry Number: GNN1DV99GX
CAS Type 1 Name: D-Valine, 3-mercapto-
Public MeSH Note: 64
History Note: 64(63)
DeCS ID: 10589
Unique ID: D010396
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1964/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Penicillamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0016122
Scope note 3-Mercapto-D-valine. The most characteristic degradation product of the penicillin antibiotics. It is used as an antirheumatic and as a chelating agent in Wilson's disease.
Preferred term Penicillamine
Entry term(s) D 3 Mercaptovaline
D Penicillamine
D-3-Mercaptovaline
D-Penicillamine
Dimethylcysteine
Mercaptovaline
beta,beta Dimethylcysteine
beta,beta-Dimethylcysteine
Metalcaptase - Narrower
Concept UI M0016121
Preferred term Metalcaptase
Cuprimine - Narrower
Concept UI M0016123
Preferred term Cuprimine
Copper Penicillaminate - Narrower
Concept UI M0016120
Preferred term Copper Penicillaminate
Entry term(s) Penicillaminate, Copper
Cuprenil - Narrower
Concept UI M0016124
Preferred term Cuprenil



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