Descriptor English: Minocycline
Descriptor Spanish: Minociclina
Descriptor minociclina
Scope note: Análogo de TETRACICLINA, que posee un grupo 7-dimetilamino y carece de los grupos 5 metilo e hidroxilo. Es eficaz frente a las infecciones causadas por STAPHYLOCOCCUS resistente a tetracicilina.
Descriptor Portuguese: Minociclina
Descriptor French: Minocycline
Entry term(s): Akamin
Akne Puren
Aknin Mino
Apo Minocycline
Hydrochloride, Minocycline
Icht Oral
Mino Wolff
Minocin MR
Minocycline Hydrochloride
Minocycline Monohydrochloride
Minocycline, (4R-(4 alpha,4a beta,5a beta,12a beta))-Isomer
Minox 50
Monohydrochloride, Minocycline
Tree number(s): D02.455.426.559.847.562.900.550
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A TETRACYCLINE analog, having a 7-dimethylamino and lacking the 5 methyl and hydroxyl groups, which is effective against tetracycline-resistant STAPHYLOCOCCUS infections.
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: FYY3R43WGO
CAS Type 1 Name: 2-Naphthacenecarboxamide, 4,7-bis(dimethylamino)-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydro-3,10,12,12a-tetrahydroxy-1,11-dioxo-, (4S-(4alpha,4aalpha,5aalpha,12aalpha))-
Previous Indexing: Tetracycline (1966-1972)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under TETRACYCLINES 1973-90
History Note: 91(73); was see under TETRACYCLINES 1973-90
DeCS ID: 9099
Unique ID: D008911
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Minocycline - Preferred
Concept UI M0013912
Scope note A TETRACYCLINE analog, having a 7-dimethylamino and lacking the 5 methyl and hydroxyl groups, which is effective against tetracycline-resistant STAPHYLOCOCCUS infections.
Preferred term Minocycline
Minox 50 - Narrower
Concept UI M0474852
Preferred term Minox 50
Aknemin - Narrower
Concept UI M0474855
Preferred term Aknemin
Aknin-Mino - Narrower
Concept UI M0474856
Preferred term Aknin-Mino
Entry term(s) Aknin Mino
Aknosan - Narrower
Concept UI M0474857
Preferred term Aknosan
Mynocine - Narrower
Concept UI M0573558
Preferred term Mynocine
Apo-Minocycline - Narrower
Concept UI M0474858
Preferred term Apo-Minocycline
Entry term(s) Apo Minocycline
Arestin - Narrower
Concept UI M0474859
Preferred term Arestin
Blemix - Narrower
Concept UI M0474862
Preferred term Blemix
Cyclomin - Narrower
Concept UI M0474863
Preferred term Cyclomin
Cyclops - Narrower
Concept UI M0474864
Preferred term Cyclops
Dentomycin - Narrower
Concept UI M0474865
Preferred term Dentomycin
Dynacin - Narrower
Concept UI M0474860
Preferred term Dynacin
Icht-Oral - Narrower
Concept UI M0474866
Preferred term Icht-Oral
Entry term(s) Icht Oral
Klinomycin - Narrower
Concept UI M0474870
Preferred term Klinomycin
Lederderm - Narrower
Concept UI M0474861
Preferred term Lederderm
Mestacine - Narrower
Concept UI M0573555
Preferred term Mestacine
Minakne - Narrower
Concept UI M0474871
Preferred term Minakne
Mino-Wolff - Narrower
Concept UI M0474872
Preferred term Mino-Wolff
Entry term(s) Mino Wolff
Minocin - Narrower
Concept UI M0013913
Preferred term Minocin
Entry term(s) Minocin MR
Minoclir - Narrower
Concept UI M0474873
Preferred term Minoclir
Minocycline Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0330036
Preferred term Minocycline Hydrochloride
Entry term(s) Hydrochloride, Minocycline
Minocycline Monohydrochloride
Monohydrochloride, Minocycline
Minocycline, (4R-(4 alpha,4a beta,5a beta,12a beta))-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0330038
Preferred term Minocycline, (4R-(4 alpha,4a beta,5a beta,12a beta))-Isomer
Minolis - Narrower
Concept UI M0477147
Preferred term Minolis
Minomycin - Narrower
Concept UI M0573556
Preferred term Minomycin
Minoplus - Narrower
Concept UI M0477149
Preferred term Minoplus
Minotab - Narrower
Concept UI M0573557
Preferred term Minotab
Akamin - Narrower
Concept UI M0474853
Preferred term Akamin
Akne-Puren - Narrower
Concept UI M0474854
Preferred term Akne-Puren
Entry term(s) Akne Puren

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