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Descriptor English: Cyanamide
Descriptor Spanish: Cianamida
Descriptor Portuguese: Cianamida
Descriptor French: Cyanamide
Entry term(s): Abstem
Calcium Carbimide
Calcium Cyanamide
Calcium Cyanamide, Citrated
Calcium Salt Cyanamide
Carbimide
Carbimide, Calcium
Citrated Calcium Cyanamide
Colme
Cyanamide, Calcium
Cyanamide, Calcium (1:1) Salt
Cyanamide, Calcium (2:1) Salt
Cyanamide, Calcium Salt
Cyanamide, Citrated Calcium
Temposil
Tree number(s): D01.625.400.100.150
D02.491.203.362
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003484
Scope note: A cyanide compound which has been used as a fertilizer, defoliant and in many manufacturing processes. It often occurs as the calcium salt, sometimes also referred to as cyanamide. The citrated calcium salt is used in the treatment of alcoholism.
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
Registry Number: 420-04-2
CAS Type 1 Name: Cyanamide
Previous Indexing: Amines (1966-1978)
Cyanides (1966-1978)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under CYANIDES 1979-90
History Note: 91(79); was see under CYANIDES 1979-90
DeCS ID: 3504
Unique ID: D003484
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/05/18
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Cyanamide - Preferred
Concept UI M0005434
Scope note A cyanide compound which has been used as a fertilizer, defoliant and in many manufacturing processes. It often occurs as the calcium salt, sometimes also referred to as cyanamide. The citrated calcium salt is used in the treatment of alcoholism.
Preferred term Cyanamide
Entry term(s) Carbimide
Temposil - Narrower
Concept UI M0005435
Preferred term Temposil
Cyanamide, Calcium (2:1) Salt - Narrower
Concept UI M0330578
Preferred term Cyanamide, Calcium (2:1) Salt
Abstem - Narrower
Concept UI M0005431
Preferred term Abstem
Citrated Calcium Cyanamide - Narrower
Concept UI M0005433
Preferred term Citrated Calcium Cyanamide
Entry term(s) Calcium Cyanamide, Citrated
Cyanamide, Citrated Calcium
Cyanamide, Calcium (1:1) Salt - Narrower
Concept UI M0330579
Preferred term Cyanamide, Calcium (1:1) Salt
Calcium Carbimide - Narrower
Concept UI M0330580
Preferred term Calcium Carbimide
Entry term(s) Calcium Cyanamide
Calcium Salt Cyanamide
Carbimide, Calcium
Cyanamide, Calcium
Cyanamide, Calcium Salt
Colme - Narrower
Concept UI M0492531
Preferred term Colme



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