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Descriptor English: Primidone
Descriptor Spanish: Primidona
Descriptor Portuguese: Primidona
Descriptor French: Primidone
Entry term(s): Apo Primidone
Apo-Primidone
Desoxyphenobarbital
Liskantin
Misodine
Mizodin
Mylepsinum
Mysoline
Primaclone
Primidon Holsten
Resimatil
Sertan
Tree number(s): D03.383.742.698.253.650.700
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011324
Scope note: A barbiturate derivative that acts as a GABA modulator and anti-epileptic agent. It is partly metabolized to PHENOBARBITAL in the body and owes some of its actions to this metabolite.
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: Anticonvulsants
GABA Modulators
Registry Number: 13AFD7670Q
CAS Type 1 Name: 4,6(1H,5H)-Pyrimidinedione, 5-ethyldihydro-5-phenyl-
DeCS ID: 11760
Unique ID: D011324
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/19
Primidone - Preferred
Concept UI M0017580
Scope note A barbiturate derivative that acts as a GABA modulator and anti-epileptic agent. It is partly metabolized to PHENOBARBITAL in the body and owes some of its actions to this metabolite.
Preferred term Primidone
Liskantin - Narrower
Concept UI M0475724
Preferred term Liskantin
Mylepsinum - Narrower
Concept UI M000623480
Preferred term Mylepsinum
Resimatil - Narrower
Concept UI M0475726
Preferred term Resimatil
Desoxyphenobarbital - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000642451
Preferred term Desoxyphenobarbital
Mizodin - Narrower
Concept UI M0373164
Preferred term Mizodin
Mysoline - Narrower
Concept UI M0017581
Preferred term Mysoline
Apo-Primidone - Narrower
Concept UI M0475723
Preferred term Apo-Primidone
Entry term(s) Apo Primidone
Primaclone - Narrower
Concept UI M0373162
Preferred term Primaclone
Sertan - Narrower
Concept UI M0373163
Preferred term Sertan
Misodine - Narrower
Concept UI M000623479
Preferred term Misodine
Primidon Holsten - Narrower
Concept UI M0475725
Preferred term Primidon Holsten



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