Descriptor English: Terfenadine
Descriptor Spanish: Terfenadina
Descriptor Portuguese: Terfenadina
Descriptor French: Terfénadine
Entry term(s): Balkis Saft Spezial
RMI 9918
Terfenadin AL
Terfenadin Heumann
Terfenadin Ratiopharm
Terfenadin Stada
Terfenadin Von Ct
Tree number(s): D02.455.426.559.389.115.800
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A selective histamine H1-receptor antagonist devoid of central nervous system depressant activity. The drug was used for ALLERGY but withdrawn due to causing LONG QT SYNDROME.
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: Histamine H1 Antagonists, Non-Sedating
Registry Number: 7BA5G9Y06Q
CAS Type 1 Name: 1-Piperidinebutanol, alpha-(4-(1,1-dimethylethyl)phenyl)-4-(hydroxydiphenylmethyl)-
Previous Indexing: Benzhydryl Compounds (1975-1991)
Histamine H1 Receptor Blockaders (1966-1991)
Piperidines (1966-1991)
Public MeSH Note: 92; TERFENADINE was indexed under BENZHYDRYL COMPOUNDS 1978-91
Online Note: use TERFENADINE (NM) to search TERFENADINE 1980-91
History Note: 92; was TERFENADINE (NM) 1978-91
DeCS ID: 29787
Unique ID: D016593
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Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/01/25
Revision Date: 2017/05/24
Terfenadine - Preferred
Concept UI M0025307
Scope note A selective histamine H1-receptor antagonist devoid of central nervous system depressant activity. The drug was used for ALLERGY but withdrawn due to causing LONG QT SYNDROME.
Preferred term Terfenadine
Entry term(s) Terfenidine
Ternadin - Narrower
Concept UI M0476203
Preferred term Ternadin
Balkis Saft Spezial - Narrower
Concept UI M0476191
Preferred term Balkis Saft Spezial
Rapidal - Narrower
Concept UI M0476194
Preferred term Rapidal
RMI-9918 - Narrower
Concept UI M0351835
Preferred term RMI-9918
Entry term(s) RMI 9918
Seldane - Narrower
Concept UI M0025308
Preferred term Seldane
Entry term(s) Teldane
Terfedura - Narrower
Concept UI M0476196
Preferred term Terfedura
Terfemundin - Narrower
Concept UI M0476197
Preferred term Terfemundin
Terfenadin AL - Narrower
Concept UI M0476198
Preferred term Terfenadin AL
Terfenadin Heumann - Narrower
Concept UI M0476199
Preferred term Terfenadin Heumann
Terfenadin Stada - Narrower
Concept UI M0476200
Preferred term Terfenadin Stada
Terfenadin Von Ct - Narrower
Concept UI M0476201
Preferred term Terfenadin Von Ct
Terfenadin-Ratiopharm - Narrower
Concept UI M0476202
Preferred term Terfenadin-Ratiopharm
Entry term(s) Terfenadin Ratiopharm
Cyater - Narrower
Concept UI M0476192
Preferred term Cyater
Hisfedin - Narrower
Concept UI M0476193
Preferred term Hisfedin

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