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Descriptor in English: Tigecycline
Descriptor in Spanish: Tigeciclina
Descriptor in Portuguese: Tigeciclina
Descriptor in French: Tigecycline
Entry term(s): 9-(tert-Butylglycylamido)minocycline
GAR 936
GAR-936
GAR936
TBG-MINO
Tygacil
Tree number(s): D02.455.426.559.847.562.900.937
D04.615.562.900.937
Scope note: A tetracycline derivative that acts as a protein synthesis inhibitor. It is used as an antibacterial agent for the systemic treatment of complicated skin and intra-abdominal infections. It is also used for the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
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
History Note: 2019 (1999)
DeCS UI: 57796
Descriptor UI: D000078304
Date Established: 2019/01/01
Date of Entry: 2018/07/09
Revision Date: 2018/06/19
Tigecycline - Preferred
Concept UI M0305009
Scope note A tetracycline derivative that acts as a protein synthesis inhibitor. It is used as an antibacterial agent for the systemic treatment of complicated skin and intra-abdominal infections. It is also used for the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia.
Preferred term Tigecycline
Entry term(s) 9-(tert-Butylglycylamido)minocycline
TBG-MINO
Tygacil - Narrower
Concept UI M0489861
Preferred term Tygacil
GAR 936 - Narrower
Concept UI M0490506
Preferred term GAR 936
Entry term(s) GAR-936
GAR936



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