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Descriptor English: Aztreonam
Descriptor Spanish: Aztreonam
Descriptor Portuguese: Aztreonam
Descriptor French: Aztréonam
Entry term(s): Az threonam
Az-threonam
Azactam
Azthreonam
SQ 26,776
SQ-26,776
SQ26,776
Urobactam
Tree number(s): D02.065.589.099.500.044
D02.886.108.500.044
D03.383.411.350.044
D03.633.100.300.500.044
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001398
Scope note: A monocyclic beta-lactam antibiotic originally isolated from Chromobacterium violaceum. It is resistant to beta-lactamases and is used in gram-negative infections, especially of the meninges, bladder, and kidneys. It may cause a superinfection with gram-positive organisms.
Annotation: do not use /biosyn unless by living matter
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: Anti-Bacterial Agents
Registry Number: G2B4VE5GH8
CAS Type 1 Name: Propanoic acid, 2-(((1-(2-amino-4-thiazolyl)-2-((2-methyl-4-oxo-1-sulfo-3-azetidinyl)amino)-2-oxoethylidene)amino)oxy)-2-methyl-, (2S-(2alpha,3beta(Z)))-
Previous Indexing: Antibiotics (1966-1982)
Antibiotics, Lactam (1983-1985)
Public MeSH Note: 86
History Note: 86
DeCS ID: 19602
Unique ID: D001398
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1985/06/14
Revision Date: 2017/05/24
Aztreonam - Preferred
Concept UI M0002090
Scope note A monocyclic beta-lactam antibiotic originally isolated from Chromobacterium violaceum. It is resistant to beta-lactamases and is used in gram-negative infections, especially of the meninges, bladder, and kidneys. It may cause a superinfection with gram-positive organisms.
Preferred term Aztreonam
Entry term(s) Az threonam
Az-threonam
Azthreonam
SQ-26,776 - Narrower
Concept UI M0350888
Preferred term SQ-26,776
Entry term(s) SQ 26,776
SQ26,776
Urobactam - Narrower
Concept UI M0444733
Preferred term Urobactam
Azactam - Narrower
Concept UI M0002091
Preferred term Azactam



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