Descriptor English: Arginine
Descriptor Spanish: Arginina
Descriptor arginina
Scope note: Aminoácido esencial que es fisiológicamente activo en la forma L.
Descriptor Portuguese: Arginina
Descriptor French: Arginine
Entry term(s): Arginine Hydrochloride
Arginine, L Isomer
Arginine, L-Isomer
DL Arginine Acetate, Monohydrate
DL-Arginine Acetate, Monohydrate
Hydrochloride, Arginine
L Arginine
L-Isomer Arginine
Monohydrate DL-Arginine Acetate
Tree number(s): D12.125.068.050
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An essential amino acid that is physiologically active in the L-form.
Annotation: /biosyn /defic /physiol permitted
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Registry Number: 94ZLA3W45F
CAS Type 1 Name: L-Arginine
DeCS ID: 1123
Unique ID: D001120
NLM Classification: QU 60
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Arginine - Preferred
Concept UI M0001683
Scope note An essential amino acid that is physiologically active in the L-form.
Preferred term Arginine
Entry term(s) Arginine, L Isomer
Arginine, L-Isomer
L Arginine
L-Isomer Arginine
DL-Arginine Acetate, Monohydrate - Broader
Concept UI M0001684
Preferred term DL-Arginine Acetate, Monohydrate
Entry term(s) DL Arginine Acetate, Monohydrate
Monohydrate DL-Arginine Acetate
Arginine Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0582747
Preferred term Arginine Hydrochloride
Entry term(s) Hydrochloride, Arginine

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