Descriptor English: Praziquantel
Descriptor Spanish: Praziquantel
Descriptor praziquantel
Scope note: Antihelmíntico utilizado en la mayoría de las infestaciones por esquisostoma y muchos cestodos.
Descriptor Portuguese: Praziquantel
Descriptor French: Praziquantel
Entry term(s): Biltricide
EMBAY 8440
Praziquantel, (+-)-Isomer
Praziquantel, (R)-Isomer
Praziquantel, (S)-Isomer
Tree number(s): D03.633.100.531.690
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An anthelmintic used in most schistosome and many cestode infestations.
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: Anthelmintics
Registry Number: 6490C9U457
CAS Type 1 Name: 4H-Pyrazino(2,1-a)isoquinolin-4-one, 2-(cyclohexylcarbonyl)-1,2,3,6,7,11b-hexahydro-
Previous Indexing: Isoquinolines (1969-1979)
Pyrazines (1966-1979)
Quinolines (1966-1968)
Public MeSH Note: 86; see ISOQUINOLINES 1980-85
History Note: 86(80)
DeCS ID: 11660
Unique ID: D011223
NLM Classification: QV 253
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Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1979/05/30
Revision Date: 2017/05/24
Praziquantel - Preferred
Concept UI M0017438
Scope note An anthelmintic used in most schistosome and many cestode infestations.
Preferred term Praziquantel
Entry term(s) Prasiquantel
Praziquantel, (+-)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0331263
Preferred term Praziquantel, (+-)-Isomer
Praziquantel, (R)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0331265
Preferred term Praziquantel, (R)-Isomer
Praziquantel, (S)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0331264
Preferred term Praziquantel, (S)-Isomer
Drontsit - Narrower
Concept UI M0361635
Preferred term Drontsit
Traziquantel - Narrower
Concept UI M0361633
Preferred term Traziquantel
Biltricide - Narrower
Concept UI M0353769
Preferred term Biltricide
Cesol - Narrower
Concept UI M0475493
Preferred term Cesol
Entry term(s) Cisticid
Droncit - Narrower
Concept UI M0353768
Preferred term Droncit
EMBAY 8440 - Narrower
Concept UI M0361636
Preferred term EMBAY 8440
Pyquiton - Narrower
Concept UI M0361634
Preferred term Pyquiton

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