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Descriptor English: Amebicides
Descriptor Spanish: Amebicidas
Descriptor amebicidas
Scope note: Fármacos que destruyen a las amebas, en especial a las especies parasitarias que causan AMEBIASIS a los seres humanos y los animales.
Descriptor Portuguese: Amebicidas
Descriptor French: Antiamibiens
Entry term(s): Amoebicides
Tree number(s): D27.505.954.122.250.100.055
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000563
Scope note: Agents which are destructive to amebae, especially the parasitic species causing AMEBIASIS in man and animal.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified; prefer specific amebicide; consider also AMOEBA /drug eff & AMEBIASIS /drug ther
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
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
DeCS ID: 565
Unique ID: D000563
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2014/06/25
Amebicides - Preferred
Concept UI M0000882
Scope note Agents which are destructive to amebae, especially the parasitic species causing AMEBIASIS in man and animal.
Preferred term Amebicides
Entry term(s) Amoebicides



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