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Descriptor English: Pyrrolidinones
Descriptor Spanish: Pirrolidinonas
Descriptor Portuguese: Pirrolidinonas
Descriptor French: Pyrrolidones
Entry term(s): Pyrrolidones
Tree number(s): D03.383.773.812
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011760
Scope note: A group of compounds that are derivatives of oxo-pyrrolidines. A member of this group is 2-oxo pyrrolidine, which is an intermediate in the manufacture of polyvinylpyrrolidone. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
Annotation: pyrrolidinediones = SUCCINIMIDES; do not confuse with PYRROLIDINES
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
Public MeSH Note: 68; was PYRROLIDONES 1963-67
Online Note: use PYRROLIDINONES to search PYRROLIDONES 1966-67
History Note: 68; was PYRROLIDONES 1963-67
DeCS ID: 12197
Unique ID: D011760
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Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Pyrrolidinones - Preferred
Concept UI M0018278
Scope note A group of compounds that are derivatives of oxo-pyrrolidines. A member of this group is 2-oxo pyrrolidine, which is an intermediate in the manufacture of polyvinylpyrrolidone. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
Preferred term Pyrrolidinones
Entry term(s) Pyrrolidones



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