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Descriptor English: Piroxicam
Descriptor Spanish: Piroxicam
Descriptor Portuguese: Piroxicam
Descriptor French: Piroxicam
Entry term(s): CP 16171
CP-16171
CP16171
Feldene
Tree number(s): D02.886.665.500
D03.383.855.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010894
Scope note: A cyclooxygenase inhibiting, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) that is well established in treating rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and used for musculoskeletal disorders, dysmenorrhea, and postoperative pain. Its long half-life enables it to be administered once daily.
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-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Registry Number: 13T4O6VMAM
CAS Type 1 Name: 2H-1,2-Benzothiazine-3-carboxamide, 4-hydroxy-2-methyl-N-2-pyridinyl-, 1,1-dioxide
Previous Indexing: Thiazines (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note: 87
History Note: 87
DeCS ID: 27765
Unique ID: D010894
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/06/02
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Piroxicam - Preferred
Concept UI M0016899
Scope note A cyclooxygenase inhibiting, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) that is well established in treating rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and used for musculoskeletal disorders, dysmenorrhea, and postoperative pain. Its long half-life enables it to be administered once daily.
Preferred term Piroxicam
CP-16171 - Narrower
Concept UI M0373882
Preferred term CP-16171
Entry term(s) CP 16171
CP16171
Feldene - Narrower
Concept UI M0016900
Preferred term Feldene



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