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Descriptor English: Fidaxomicin
Descriptor Spanish: Fidaxomicina
Descriptor Portuguese: Fidaxomicina
Descriptor French: Fidaxomicine
Entry term(s): Dificid
Lipiarmycin
Lipiarmycin A3
Lipiarmycin A4
Lipiarmycin B
Lipiarmycin B3
Lipiarmycin B4
PAR 101
PAR-101
PAR101
Tiacumicin B
Tiacumicin C
Tree number(s): D02.540.505.225
D02.540.576.500.994
D04.345.674.500.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000077732
Scope note: A narrow-spectrum macrolide antibacterial agent that is used in the treatment of diarrhea associated with CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE INFECTION.
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: Anti-Bacterial Agents
Registry Number: Z5N076G8YQ
Public MeSH Note: 2019; see LIPIARMYCIN 1975-2018; LIPIARMYCIN was indexed under AMINOGLYCOSIDES 1988-2018 and 1975-1985; and under ANTIBIOTICS and GLYCOSIDES 1986-1987
History Note: 2019 (1975)
DeCS ID: 57737
Unique ID: D000077732
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Date Established: 2019/01/01
Date of Entry: 2018/07/09
Revision Date: 2020/06/22
Fidaxomicin - Preferred
Concept UI M0055551
Scope note A narrow-spectrum macrolide antibacterial agent that is used in the treatment of diarrhea associated with CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE INFECTION.
Preferred term Fidaxomicin
Entry term(s) Lipiarmycin
Lipiarmycin A3
Tiacumicin B
PAR 101 - Narrower
Concept UI M0545932
Preferred term PAR 101
Entry term(s) PAR-101
PAR101
Lipiarmycin B - Narrower
Concept UI M0055545
Preferred term Lipiarmycin B
Lipiarmycin B4 - Narrower
Concept UI M0055547
Preferred term Lipiarmycin B4
Tiacumicin C - Narrower
Concept UI M0055549
Preferred term Tiacumicin C
Lipiarmycin A4 - Narrower
Concept UI M0055544
Preferred term Lipiarmycin A4
Lipiarmycin B3 - Narrower
Concept UI M0055546
Preferred term Lipiarmycin B3
Dificid - Narrower
Concept UI M000679608
Preferred term Dificid



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