Descriptor English: Arsphenamine
Descriptor Spanish: Arsfenamina
Descriptor arsfenamina
Scope note: Compuesto orgánico arsenical que se utilizaba habitualmente en el tratamiento de la SÍFILIS y otras enfermedades.
Descriptor Portuguese: Arsfenamina
Descriptor French: Arsphénamine
Entry term(s): Arsenobenzol
Arsenobenzol, Sodium
Sodium Arsenobenzol
Tree number(s): D02.129.050
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An organoarsenic compound that was commonly used for treating SYPHILIS and other diseases.
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: Antitreponemal Agents
Registry Number: 139-93-5
CAS Type 1 Name: Phenol, 4,4'-(1,2-diarsenediyl)bis(2-amino)-, dihydrochloride
Public MeSH Note: 68; was ARSPHENAMINES 1963-67
Online Note: use ARSPHENAMINE to search ARSPHENAMINES 1966-67
History Note: 68; was ARSPHENAMINES 1963-67
DeCS ID: 1159
Unique ID: D001153
NLM Classification: QV 262
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Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/11/01
Arsphenamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0001725
Scope note An organoarsenic compound that was commonly used for treating SYPHILIS and other diseases.
Preferred term Arsphenamine
Entry term(s) Arsenobenzol
Sodium Arsenobenzol - Narrower
Concept UI M0001726
Preferred term Sodium Arsenobenzol
Entry term(s) Arsenobenzol, Sodium
Salvarsan - Narrower
Concept UI M0352105
Preferred term Salvarsan

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