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Tinidazole MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Tinidazole
Tree Number(s)
D02.640.672.900
D03.383.129.308.658.900
Unique ID
D014011
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014011
Scope Note
A nitroimidazole alkylating agent that is used as an antitrichomonal agent against TRICHOMONAS VAGINALIS; ENTAMOEBA HISTOLYTICA; and GIARDIA LAMBLIA infections. It also acts as an antibacterial agent for the treatment of BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS and anaerobic bacterial infections.
Entry Term(s)
Bioshik
CP-12,574
CP-12574
Fasigin
Fasigyn
Fasigyne
Fasygin
Simplotan
Tricolam
Pharm Action
Alkylating Agents
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Antitrichomonal Agents
Registry Number
033KF7V46H
Related Numbers
19387-91-8
CAS Type 1 Name
1H-Imidazole, 1-(2-(ethylsulfonyl)ethyl)-2-methyl-5-nitro-
NLM Classification #
QV 254
Previous Indexing
Nitroimidazoles (1971-1974)
Sulfones (1971-1974)
Public MeSH Note
1991; was see under NITROIMIDAZOLES 1975-1990
History Note
1991 (1975); was see under NITROIMIDAZOLES 1975-1990
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/11/19
Revision Date
2018/05/21
Tinidazole Preferred
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