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Aminocaproic Acid MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Aminocaproic Acid
Tree Number(s)
D02.241.081.193.150.075
D12.125.213.075
Unique ID
D015119
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015119
Scope Note
An antifibrinolytic agent that acts by inhibiting plasminogen activators which have fibrinolytic properties.
Entry Term(s)
6-Aminocaproic Acid
6-Aminohexanoic Acid
Amicar
CY-116
Capralense
Capramol
Caproamin
Caprocid
Caprolest
Epsamon
Epsikapron
Hemocaprol
Hexalense
epsilon-Aminocaproic Acid
Pharm Action
Antifibrinolytic Agents
Registry Number
U6F3787206
Related Numbers
60-32-2
CAS Type 1 Name
Hexanoic acid, 6-amino-
Previous Indexing
Aminocaproic Acids (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note
2014; see AMINOCAPROIC ACIDS 1977-90; for EPSILON-AMINOCAPROIC ACID was see AMINOCAPROIC ACIDS 1975-1976, see AMINOCAPROIC ACID 1964-1974, for AMINOCAPROIC ACID see AMINOCAPROIC ACIDS 1975-2013
History Note
2014(1977); for AMINOCAPROIC ACID use AMINOCAPROIC ACIDS 1975-2013
Entry Combination
analogs & derivatives:Aminocaproates
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1976/05/19
Revision Date
2016/07/01
Aminocaproic Acid Preferred
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