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Descriptor English: Proprietary Drug Name
Descriptor Spanish: Denominación Comercial del Medicamento
Descriptor Portuguese: Denominação Comercial do Medicamento
Descriptor French: Dénomination Commerciale des Médicaments
Entry term(s): Commercial Drug Name
Commercial Name (Drug)
Proprietary Drug Names
Proprietary Name (Drug)
Tree number(s): VS2.002.005.003
Scope note: The term is used for those documents that deals with the problem of "fantasy names" of drugs. There are different trade names to refer to the same drug ingredients.
DeCS ID: 16715
Unique ID: DDCS016715
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Proprietary Drug Name - Preferred
Concept UI FD00057842
Scope note The term is used for those documents that deals with the problem of "fantasy names" of drugs. There are different trade names to refer to the same drug ingredients.
Preferred term Proprietary Drug Name
Entry term(s) Commercial Drug Name
Commercial Name (Drug)
Proprietary Drug Names
Proprietary Name (Drug)



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