Descriptor English: Cystamine
Descriptor Spanish: Cistamina
Descriptor cistamina
Entry term(s) cistineamina
Scope note: Agente radioprotector que interfiere con las enzimas sulfhidrílicas. Ta,bién puede proteger frente a las lesiones hepáticas producidas por el tetracoruro de carbono.
Descriptor Portuguese: Cistamina
Descriptor French: Cystamine
Entry term(s): 2,2' Dithiobisethanamine
Calcium Salt, Cystamine
Cystamine Calcium Salt
Cystamine Diacetate
Cystamine Dihydrobromide
Cystamine Dihydrochloride
Cystamine Hydrobromide
Cystamine Hydrochloride
Cystamine Sulfate
Cystamine Sulfate (1:1)
Cysteinamine Disulfide
Diacetate, Cystamine
Dihydrobromide, Cystamine
Dihydrochloride, Cystamine
Disulfide, Cysteinamine
Hydrobromide, Cystamine
Hydrochloride, Cystamine
Sulfate, Cystamine
Tree number(s): D02.092.471.200
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A radiation-protective agent that interferes with sulfhydryl enzymes. It may also protect against carbon tetrachloride liver damage.
Annotation: do not confuse with CYSTEAMINE nor Cystamin (a urinary antiseptic)
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: Enzyme Inhibitors
Radiation-Protective Agents
Sulfhydryl Reagents
Registry Number: R110LV8L02
CAS Type 1 Name: Ethanamine, 2,2'-dithiobis-
DeCS ID: 3557
Unique ID: D003538
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Cystamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0005528
Scope note A radiation-protective agent that interferes with sulfhydryl enzymes. It may also protect against carbon tetrachloride liver damage.
Preferred term Cystamine
Entry term(s) 2,2' Dithiobisethanamine
Cysteinamine Disulfide
Disulfide, Cysteinamine
Cystamine Calcium Salt - Narrower
Concept UI M0330582
Preferred term Cystamine Calcium Salt
Entry term(s) Calcium Salt, Cystamine
Cystamine Diacetate - Narrower
Concept UI M0330583
Preferred term Cystamine Diacetate
Entry term(s) Diacetate, Cystamine
Diaminodiethyldisulfide - Broader
Concept UI M0005529
Preferred term Diaminodiethyldisulfide
Cystamine Hydrobromide - Narrower
Concept UI M0330588
Preferred term Cystamine Hydrobromide
Entry term(s) Hydrobromide, Cystamine
Cystamine Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0330586
Preferred term Cystamine Hydrochloride
Entry term(s) Hydrochloride, Cystamine
Cystamine Sulfate - Narrower
Concept UI M0330585
Preferred term Cystamine Sulfate
Entry term(s) Sulfate, Cystamine
Cystamine Sulfate (1:1) - Narrower
Concept UI M0330584
Preferred term Cystamine Sulfate (1:1)
Cystamine Dihydrobromide - Narrower
Concept UI M0330587
Preferred term Cystamine Dihydrobromide
Entry term(s) Dihydrobromide, Cystamine
Cystamine Dihydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0330589
Preferred term Cystamine Dihydrochloride
Entry term(s) Dihydrochloride, Cystamine

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