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Descriptor English: Drugs, Investigational
Descriptor Spanish: Drogas en Investigación
Descriptor Portuguese: Drogas em Investigação
Descriptor French: Médicaments en essais cliniques
Entry term(s): Drug, Investigational
Drug, Investigational New
Drugs, Investigational New
Investigational Drug
Investigational Drugs
Investigational New Drug
Investigational New Drugs
New Drug, Investigational
New Drugs, Investigational
Tree number(s): D26.371
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015507
Scope note: Drugs which have received FDA approval for human testing but have yet to be approved for commercial marketing. This includes drugs used for treatment while they still are undergoing clinical trials (Treatment IND). The main heading includes drugs under investigation in foreign countries.
Annotation: coordinate with specific drug; not restricted to FDA studies: may be used for investigational drugs in other countries
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
Previous Indexing: Clinical Trials (1966-1989)
Drug Evaluation (1974-1989)
Drugs (1966-1989)
Public MeSH Note: 90
History Note: 90
Related: Clinical Trials as Topic MeSH
Drug Evaluation MeSH
Investigational New Drug Application MeSH
DeCS ID: 24613
Unique ID: D015507
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/04/07
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Drugs, Investigational - Preferred
Concept UI M0023868
Scope note Drugs which have received FDA approval for human testing but have yet to be approved for commercial marketing. This includes drugs used for treatment while they still are undergoing clinical trials (Treatment IND). The main heading includes drugs under investigation in foreign countries.
Preferred term Drugs, Investigational
Entry term(s) Drug, Investigational
Drug, Investigational New
Drugs, Investigational New
Investigational Drug
Investigational Drugs
Investigational New Drug
Investigational New Drugs
New Drug, Investigational
New Drugs, Investigational



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