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Descriptor English: Pefloxacin
Descriptor Spanish: Pefloxacina
Descriptor Portuguese: Pefloxacina
Descriptor French: Péfloxacine
Entry term(s): 2589 R.B.
Abactal
Dihydrate, Pefloxacin Mesylate
Mesylate Dihydrate, Pefloxacin
Mesylate, Pefloxacin
Peflacine
Pefloxacin Mesylate
Pefloxacin Mesylate Dihydrate
Pefloxacin, Silver
Pefloxacine
R.B., 2589
Silver Pefloxacin
Tree number(s): D03.633.100.810.835.322.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015366
Scope note: A synthetic broad-spectrum fluoroquinolone antibacterial agent active against most gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria.
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
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Cytochrome P-450 CYP1A2 Inhibitors
Registry Number: 2H52Z9F2Q5
CAS Type 1 Name: 3-Quinolinecarboxylic acid, 1-ethyl-6-fluoro-1,4-dihydro-7-(4-methyl-1-piperazinyl)-4-oxo-
Previous Indexing: Anti-Infective Agents (1981-1988)
Anti-Infective Agents, Urinary (1981-1988)
Norfloxacin/analogs & derivatives (1984-1988)
Quinolines (1981-1983)
Public MeSH Note: 89
History Note: 89
DeCS ID: 23796
Unique ID: D015366
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1988/06/02
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Pefloxacin - Preferred
Concept UI M0023653
Scope note A synthetic broad-spectrum fluoroquinolone antibacterial agent active against most gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria.
Preferred term Pefloxacin
Entry term(s) Pefloxacine
Abactal - Narrower
Concept UI M0353996
Preferred term Abactal
Peflacine - Narrower
Concept UI M0353998
Preferred term Peflacine
Pefloxacin Mesylate Dihydrate - Narrower
Concept UI M0584095
Preferred term Pefloxacin Mesylate Dihydrate
Entry term(s) Dihydrate, Pefloxacin Mesylate
Mesylate Dihydrate, Pefloxacin
Silver Pefloxacin - Narrower
Concept UI M0023654
Preferred term Silver Pefloxacin
Entry term(s) Pefloxacin, Silver
2589 R.B. - Narrower
Concept UI M0353997
Preferred term 2589 R.B.
Entry term(s) R.B., 2589
Pefloxacin Mesylate - Narrower
Concept UI M0331239
Preferred term Pefloxacin Mesylate
Entry term(s) Mesylate, Pefloxacin



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