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Descriptor in English: Drugs, Generic
Descriptor in Spanish: Medicamentos Genéricos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Medicamentos Genéricos
Descriptor in French: Médicaments génériques
Entry term(s): Drugs, Nonproprietary
Generic Drugs
Nonproprietary Drugs
Tree number(s): D26.360
VS2.002.001.003
Scope note: Drugs whose drug name is not protected by a trademark. They may be manufactured by several companies.
Annotation: coordinate with specific drug if relevant
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
History Note: 92
DeCS UI: 30149
Descriptor UI: D016568
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/01/02
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Drugs, Generic - Preferred
Concept UI M0025275
Scope note Drugs whose drug name is not protected by a trademark. They may be manufactured by several companies.
Preferred term Drugs, Generic
Entry term(s) Drugs, Nonproprietary
Generic Drugs
Nonproprietary Drugs



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