Descriptor English: Ethosuximide
Descriptor Spanish: Etosuximida
Descriptor etosuximida
Entry term(s) etosuccimida
Scope note: Anticonvulsionante especialmente útil en el tratamiento de las crisis de ausencia no acompañadas por otros tipos de convulsiones.
Descriptor Portuguese: Etossuximida
Descriptor French: Éthosuximide
Entry term(s): Emeside
Etosuximida Faes
Faes, Etosuximida
Tree number(s): D02.478.770.333
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An anticonvulsant especially useful in the treatment of absence seizures unaccompanied by other types of seizures.
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: 5SEH9X1D1D
CAS Type 1 Name: 2,5-Pyrrolidinedione, 3-ethyl-3-methyl-
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65(63)
Related: Succinates MeSH
DeCS ID: 5105
Unique ID: D005013
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/05/24
Ethosuximide - Preferred
Concept UI M0007887
Scope note An anticonvulsant especially useful in the treatment of absence seizures unaccompanied by other types of seizures.
Preferred term Ethosuximide
Entry term(s) Ethosuccimid
Ethymal - Narrower
Concept UI M0477817
Preferred term Ethymal
Zarontin - Narrower
Concept UI M0007888
Preferred term Zarontin
Petnidan - Narrower
Concept UI M0477819
Preferred term Petnidan
Entry term(s) Pyknolepsinum
Suksilep - Narrower
Concept UI M0351983
Preferred term Suksilep
Entry term(s) Suxilep
Emeside - Narrower
Concept UI M0477810
Preferred term Emeside
Etosuximida Faes - Narrower
Concept UI M0477818
Preferred term Etosuximida Faes
Entry term(s) Faes, Etosuximida

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