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Clodronic Acid MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Clodronic Acid
Tree Number(s)
D02.705.429.500.200
Unique ID
D004002
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004002
Scope Note
A diphosphonate which affects calcium metabolism. It inhibits bone resorption and soft tissue calcification.
Entry Term(s)
Bonefos
Cl2MDP
Clodronate
Clodronate Disodium
Clodronate Sodium
Dichloromethane Diphosphonate
Dichloromethanediphosphonate
Dichloromethanediphosphonic Acid
Dichloromethylene Biphosphonate
Dichloromethylene Diphosphonate
Dichloromethylenebisphosphonate
Pharm Action
Bone Density Conservation Agents
Registry Number
0813BZ6866
Related Numbers
10596-23-3
22560-50-5
N030400H8J
CAS Type 1 Name
Phosphonic acid, (dichloromethylene)bis-
Previous Indexing
Organophosphorus Compounds (1972-1976)
Phosphonic Acids (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note
93; was DICHLOROMETHYLENE DIPHOSPHONATE 1977-92 (see under DIPHOSPHONATES 1977-90)
Online Note
use CLODRONIC ACID to search DICHLOROMETHYLENE DIPHOSPHONATE 1977-92
History Note
93; was DICHLOROMETHYLENE DIPHOSPHONATE 1977-92 (see under DIPHOSPHONATES 1977-90)
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1976/04/19
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Clodronic Acid Preferred
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