Descriptor English: Dimethadione
Descriptor Spanish: Dimetadiona
Descriptor dimetadiona
Scope note: Anticonvulsionante, que es el metabolito activo de la TRIMETADIONA.
Descriptor Portuguese: Dimetadiona
Descriptor French: Diméthadione
Entry term(s): 5,5-Dimethyl-2,4-oxazolidinedione
Tree number(s): D03.383.129.462.175
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An anticonvulsant that is the active metabolite of TRIMETHADIONE.
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: Anticonvulsants
Registry Number: ALU9NPM703
CAS Type 1 Name: 2,4-Oxazolidinedione, 5,5-dimethyl-
Previous Indexing: Oxazoles (1970-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under OXAZOLES 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under OXAZOLES 1975-90
DeCS ID: 4160
Unique ID: D004114
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Dimethadione - Preferred
Concept UI M0006448
Scope note An anticonvulsant that is the active metabolite of TRIMETHADIONE.
Preferred term Dimethadione
Entry term(s) 5,5-Dimethyl-2,4-oxazolidinedione

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