Descriptor English: Guanabenz
Descriptor Spanish: Guanabenzo
Descriptor guanabenzo
Scope note: Agonista adrenérgico selectivo de los receptores alfa-2 utilizado como agente antihipertensor.
Descriptor Portuguese: Guanabenzo
Descriptor French: Guanabenz
Entry term(s): 2,6 Dichlorobenzylideneaminoguanidine
Acetate Wyeth-Ayerst, Guanabenz
Acetate, Guanabenz
BR 750
Guanabenz Acetate
Guanabenz Acetate Wyeth-Ayerst
Guanabenz Monoacetate
Monoacetate, Guanabenz
WY 8678
Wyeth Ayerst of Guanabenz Acetate
Wyeth-Ayerst of Guanabenz Acetate
Tree number(s): D02.078.370.435
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An alpha-2 selective adrenergic agonist used as an antihypertensive agent.
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: Antihypertensive Agents
Adrenergic alpha-2 Receptor Agonists
Registry Number: GGD30112WC
CAS Type 1 Name: Hydrazinecarboximidamide, 2-((2,6-dichlorophenyl)methylene)-
Previous Indexing: Guanidines (1973-1974)
Imines (1973-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under GUANIDINES 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under GUANIDINES 1975-90
DeCS ID: 6292
Unique ID: D006143
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Guanabenz - Preferred
Concept UI M0009672
Scope note An alpha-2 selective adrenergic agonist used as an antihypertensive agent.
Preferred term Guanabenz
Entry term(s) 2,6 Dichlorobenzylideneaminoguanidine
Guanabenz Acetate - Narrower
Concept UI M0330233
Preferred term Guanabenz Acetate
Entry term(s) Acetate, Guanabenz
Guanabenz Monoacetate
Monoacetate, Guanabenz
Wytensin - Narrower
Concept UI M0350956
Preferred term Wytensin
Entry term(s) Acetate Wyeth-Ayerst, Guanabenz
Guanabenz Acetate Wyeth-Ayerst
Wyeth Ayerst of Guanabenz Acetate
Wyeth-Ayerst of Guanabenz Acetate
BR-750 - Narrower
Concept UI M0009671
Preferred term BR-750
Entry term(s) BR 750
WY-8678 - Narrower
Concept UI M0350957
Preferred term WY-8678
Entry term(s) WY 8678

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