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Descriptor in English: Indigo Carmine
Descriptor in Spanish: Carmin de Índigo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Índigo Carmim
Descriptor in French: Carmin d'indigo
Entry term(s): (delta-2,2'-biindole)-3,3'-dione
2-(1,3-Dihydro-3-oxo-5-sulpho-2H-indol-2-ylidene)-3- oxoindoline-5-sulphonic acid
Carmine, Indigo
D&C Blue NO. 6
FD&C Blue No. 2
Indigo
Indigo Blue
Indigo Blue, Soluble
Indigo Disulfonate
Indigotin
Indigotindisulfonate
Indigotindisulfonate Sodium
Indigotindisulfonic Acid
Soluble Indigo Blue
Tree number(s): D03.633.100.473.396
Scope note: Indolesulfonic acid used as a dye in renal function testing for the detection of nitrates and chlorates, and in the testing of milk.
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
History Note: 2012 (1975)
See also the descriptors: Indigo tinctoria DeCS
DeCS UI: 7379
Descriptor UI: D007203
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2018/03/01
Indigo Carmine - Preferred
Concept UI M0011229
Scope note Indolesulfonic acid used as a dye in renal function testing for the detection of nitrates and chlorates, and in the testing of milk.
Preferred term Indigo Carmine
Entry term(s) Carmine, Indigo
Indigo Blue, Soluble
Indigotindisulfonate Sodium
Soluble Indigo Blue
2-(1,3-Dihydro-3-oxo-5-sulpho-2H-indol-2-ylidene)-3- oxoindoline-5-sulphonic acid - Narrower
Concept UI M000638472
Preferred term 2-(1,3-Dihydro-3-oxo-5-sulpho-2H-indol-2-ylidene)-3- oxoindoline-5-sulphonic acid
Entry term(s) Indigotindisulfonic Acid
Indigotindisulfonate - Broader
Concept UI M0515721
Preferred term Indigotindisulfonate
Entry term(s) Indigo Disulfonate
FD&C Blue No. 2 - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0585830
Preferred term FD&C Blue No. 2
Indigo - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0011228
Preferred term Indigo
Entry term(s) (delta-2,2'-biindole)-3,3'-dione
D&C Blue NO. 6
Indigo Blue
Indigotin



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