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Descriptor in English: Thioinosine
Descriptor in Spanish: Tioinosina
Descriptor in Portuguese: Tioinosina
Descriptor in French: Thioinosine
Entry term(s): 6 Mercaptopurine Riboside
6-Mercaptopurine Riboside
NSC-4911
Riboside, 6-Mercaptopurine
Ribosyl 6 mercaptopurine
Ribosyl-6-mercaptopurine
Tree number(s): D02.886.759.800
D03.633.100.759.590.616.900
D13.570.583.616.900
D13.570.800.573.900
D13.570.900.800
Scope note: Sulfhydryl analog of INOSINE that inhibits nucleoside transport across erythrocyte plasma membranes, and has immunosuppressive properties. It has been used similarly to MERCAPTOPURINE in the treatment of leukemia. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p503)
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
History Note: 91(75); was see under INOSINE 1975-90
DeCS UI: 14250
Descriptor UI: D013868
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2016/06/01
Thioinosine - Preferred
Concept UI M0021358
Scope note Sulfhydryl analog of INOSINE that inhibits nucleoside transport across erythrocyte plasma membranes, and has immunosuppressive properties. It has been used similarly to MERCAPTOPURINE in the treatment of leukemia. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p503)
Preferred term Thioinosine
Entry term(s) 6 Mercaptopurine Riboside
6-Mercaptopurine Riboside
Riboside, 6-Mercaptopurine
Ribosyl 6 mercaptopurine
Ribosyl-6-mercaptopurine
NSC-4911 - Narrower
Concept UI M0373893
Preferred term NSC-4911



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