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Descriptor English: Calcium Chloride
Descriptor Spanish: Cloruro de Calcio
Descriptor Portuguese: Cloreto de Cálcio
Descriptor French: Chlorure de calcium
Entry term(s): Calcium Chloride Dihydrate
Calcium Chloride, Anhydrous
Tree number(s): D01.146.300
D01.210.450.150.150
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002122
Scope note: A salt used to replenish calcium levels, as an acid-producing diuretic, and as an antidote for magnesium poisoning.
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
Registry Number: M4I0D6VV5M
CAS Type 1 Name: Calcium chloride
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65
DeCS ID: 2157
Unique ID: D002122
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/05/21
Calcium Chloride - Preferred
Concept UI M0003166
Scope note A salt used to replenish calcium levels, as an acid-producing diuretic, and as an antidote for magnesium poisoning.
Preferred term Calcium Chloride
Calcium Chloride Dihydrate - Narrower
Concept UI M000636837
Preferred term Calcium Chloride Dihydrate
Calcium Chloride, Anhydrous - Narrower
Concept UI M0581837
Preferred term Calcium Chloride, Anhydrous



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