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Descriptor in English: Aluminum Hydroxide
Descriptor in Spanish: Hidróxido de Aluminio
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hidróxido de Alumínio
Descriptor in French: Hydroxyde d'aluminium
Entry term(s): Aldrox
Algeldrate
Alhydrogel
Alugel
Alumina, Hydrated
Amphojel
Basalgel
Brasivil
Dialume
Hydrated Alumina
Hydroxide, Aluminum
Nephrox
Pepsamer
Rocgel
Tree number(s): D01.045.250.050
D01.056.037
D01.248.497.158.459.075
Scope note: A compound with many biomedical applications: as a gastric antacid, an antiperspirant, in dentifrices, as an emulsifier, as an adjuvant in bacterins and vaccines, in water purification, etc.
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
Online Note: use ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE to search ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE GEL 1972-77 (as Prov 1972); use ANTACIDS 1966-71
History Note: 78; ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE GEL was heading 1972-77 (Prov 1972); ALUMINUM GELS was see under ANTACIDS 1963-72
DeCS UI: 537
Descriptor UI: D000536
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/16
Revision Date: 2016/07/05
Aluminum Hydroxide - Preferred
Concept UI M0000825
Scope note A compound with many biomedical applications: as a gastric antacid, an antiperspirant, in dentifrices, as an emulsifier, as an adjuvant in bacterins and vaccines, in water purification, etc.
Preferred term Aluminum Hydroxide
Entry term(s) Alumina, Hydrated
Hydrated Alumina
Hydroxide, Aluminum
Alugel - Narrower
Concept UI M0431974
Preferred term Alugel
Algeldrate - Narrower
Concept UI M0000826
Preferred term Algeldrate
Rocgel - Narrower
Concept UI M0431973
Preferred term Rocgel
Brasivil - Narrower
Concept UI M0431970
Preferred term Brasivil
Dialume - Narrower
Concept UI M0372285
Preferred term Dialume
Nephrox - Narrower
Concept UI M0431971
Preferred term Nephrox
Pepsamer - Narrower
Concept UI M0431972
Preferred term Pepsamer
Alhydrogel - Narrower
Concept UI M0372283
Preferred term Alhydrogel
Amphojel - Narrower
Concept UI M0372284
Preferred term Amphojel
Entry term(s) Aldrox
Basalgel



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