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Descriptor English: Methicillin
Descriptor Spanish: Meticilina
Descriptor Portuguese: Meticilina
Descriptor French: Méticilline
Entry term(s): Dimethoxyphenyl Penicillin
Methicillin Hydrate, Monosodium Salt
Methicillin Monohydrate, Monosodium Salt
Methicillin Sodium
Meticillin
Metin
Penicillin, Dimethoxyphenyl
Staphcillin
Tree number(s): D02.065.589.099.750.500
D02.886.108.750.500
D03.633.100.300.750.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008712
Scope note: One of the PENICILLINS which is resistant to PENICILLINASE but susceptible to a penicillin-binding protein. It is inactivated by gastric acid so administered by injection.
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: Q91FH1328A
CAS Type 1 Name: 4-Thia-1-azabicyclo(3.2.0)heptane-2-carboxylic acid, 6-((2,6-dimethoxybenzoyl)amino)-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-, (2S-(2alpha,5alpha,6beta))-
Related: Methicillin Resistance MeSH
DeCS ID: 8889
Unique ID: D008712
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: 2017/05/24
Methicillin - Preferred
Concept UI M0013570
Scope note One of the PENICILLINS which is resistant to PENICILLINASE but susceptible to a penicillin-binding protein. It is inactivated by gastric acid so administered by injection.
Preferred term Methicillin
Entry term(s) Dimethoxyphenyl Penicillin
Meticillin
Penicillin, Dimethoxyphenyl
Staphcillin - Narrower
Concept UI M0013571
Preferred term Staphcillin
Metin - Narrower
Concept UI M0474840
Preferred term Metin
Methicillin Hydrate, Monosodium Salt - Narrower
Concept UI M0330128
Preferred term Methicillin Hydrate, Monosodium Salt
Methicillin Sodium - Narrower
Concept UI M0330129
Preferred term Methicillin Sodium
Entry term(s) Methicillin Monohydrate, Monosodium Salt



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