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Descriptor English: Drug Combinations
Descriptor Spanish: Combinación de Medicamentos
Descriptor Portuguese: Combinação de Medicamentos
Descriptor French: Association médicamenteuse
Entry term(s): Combination, Drug
Combinations, Drug
Drug Combination
Tree number(s): D26.310
VS2.002.002.001.001.006
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004338
Scope note: Single preparations containing two or more active agents, for the purpose of their concurrent administration as a fixed dose mixture.
Annotation: IM for general only; NIM with specific drugs; differentiate from DRUG THERAPY, COMBINATION: drug combinations = 2 or more drugs in a single dosage form; combination ther = 2 or more drugs separately for a combined eff;
Previous Indexing: Dosage Forms (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 73
History Note: 73(71)
Related: Drug Synergism MeSH
Drug Therapy, Combination MeSH
Polypharmacy MeSH
DeCS ID: 4400
Unique ID: D004338
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Drug Combinations - Preferred
Concept UI M0006823
Scope note Single preparations containing two or more active agents, for the purpose of their concurrent administration as a fixed dose mixture.
Preferred term Drug Combinations
Entry term(s) Combination, Drug
Combinations, Drug
Drug Combination



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