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Descriptor English: Radiation-Protective Agents
Descriptor Spanish: Protectores contra Radiación
Descriptor Portuguese: Protetores contra Radiação
Descriptor French: Radioprotecteurs
Entry term(s): Agent, Radiation Protective
Agent, Radiation-Protective
Agent, Radioprotective
Agents, Radiation Protective
Agents, Radiation-Protective
Agents, Radioprotective
Drug, Radiation-Protective
Drug, Radioprotective
Drugs, Radiation-Protective
Drugs, Radioprotective
Effect, Radiation-Protective
Effects, Radiation-Protective
Protectant, Radiation
Protectants, Radiation
Protective Agent, Radiation
Protective Agents, Radiation
Radiation Protectant
Radiation Protectants
Radiation Protective Agent
Radiation Protective Agents
Radiation Protective Drug
Radiation Protective Drugs
Radiation Protective Effect
Radiation Protective Effects
Radiation-Protective Agent
Radiation-Protective Drug
Radiation-Protective Drugs
Radiation-Protective Effect
Radiation-Protective Effects
Radioprotective Agent
Radioprotective Agents
Radioprotective Drug
Radioprotective Drugs
Tree number(s): D27.505.696.706.776
D27.720.799.763
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011837
Scope note: Drugs used to protect against ionizing radiation. They are usually of interest for use in radiation therapy but have been considered for other, e.g. military, purposes.
Annotation: SUNSCREENING AGENTS is also available; use RADIATION PROTECTION for shielding from diagnostic x-rays; note entry term RADIATION-PROTECTIVE EFFECT: use only for the radiation protective effect of a chemical substance
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
Entry Version: RAD PROTECTIVE AGENTS
DeCS ID: 12277
Unique ID: D011837
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Radiation-Protective Agents - Preferred
Concept UI M0018387
Scope note Drugs used to protect against ionizing radiation. They are usually of interest for use in radiation therapy but have been considered for other, e.g. military, purposes.
Preferred term Radiation-Protective Agents
Entry term(s) Agent, Radiation Protective
Agent, Radiation-Protective
Agent, Radioprotective
Agents, Radiation Protective
Agents, Radiation-Protective
Agents, Radioprotective
Drug, Radiation-Protective
Drug, Radioprotective
Drugs, Radiation-Protective
Drugs, Radioprotective
Protectant, Radiation
Protectants, Radiation
Protective Agent, Radiation
Protective Agents, Radiation
Radiation Protectant
Radiation Protectants
Radiation Protective Agent
Radiation Protective Agents
Radiation Protective Drug
Radiation Protective Drugs
Radiation-Protective Agent
Radiation-Protective Drug
Radiation-Protective Drugs
Radioprotective Agent
Radioprotective Agents
Radioprotective Drug
Radioprotective Drugs
Radiation-Protective Effect - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0556255
Preferred term Radiation-Protective Effect
Entry term(s) Effect, Radiation-Protective
Effects, Radiation-Protective
Radiation Protective Effect
Radiation Protective Effects
Radiation-Protective Effects



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