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Descriptor English: Peracetic Acid
Descriptor Spanish: Ácido Peracético
Descriptor Portuguese: Ácido Peracético
Descriptor French: Acide peracétique
Entry term(s): Acetyl Hydroperoxide
Acid, Peracetic
Acid, Peroxyacetic
Acid, Peroxyethanoic
Desoxone 1
Desoxone-1
Desoxone1
Dialax
Peracetate, Sodium
Peracetate, Zinc
Peracetic Acid, Sodium Salt
Peroxyacetic Acid
Peroxyethanoic Acid
Sodium Peracetate
Zinc Peracetate
Tree number(s): D02.241.081.018.664
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010463
Scope note: A liquid that functions as a strong oxidizing agent. It has an acrid odor and is used as a disinfectant.
Annotation:
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: Disinfectants
Oxidants
Registry Number: I6KPI2E1HD
CAS Type 1 Name: Ethaneperoxoic acid
Previous Indexing: Acetic Acids (1969-1974)
Peroxides (1969-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under ACETIC ACIDS 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under ACETIC ACIDS 1975-90
DeCS ID: 10656
Unique ID: D010463
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Peracetic Acid - Preferred
Concept UI M0016248
Scope note A liquid that functions as a strong oxidizing agent. It has an acrid odor and is used as a disinfectant.
Preferred term Peracetic Acid
Entry term(s) Acetyl Hydroperoxide
Acid, Peracetic
Acid, Peroxyacetic
Acid, Peroxyethanoic
Peroxyacetic Acid
Peroxyethanoic Acid
Zinc Peracetate - Narrower
Concept UI M0016250
Preferred term Zinc Peracetate
Entry term(s) Peracetate, Zinc
Dialax - Narrower
Concept UI M0351395
Preferred term Dialax
Desoxone-1 - Narrower
Concept UI M0351396
Preferred term Desoxone-1
Entry term(s) Desoxone 1
Desoxone1
Peracetic Acid, Sodium Salt - Narrower
Concept UI M0329820
Preferred term Peracetic Acid, Sodium Salt
Entry term(s) Peracetate, Sodium
Sodium Peracetate



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