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Azithromycin MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Azithromycin
Tree Number(s)
D02.540.576.500.992.050
Unique ID
D017963
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017963
Scope Note
A semi-synthetic macrolide antibiotic structurally related to ERYTHROMYCIN. It has been used in the treatment of Mycobacterium avium intracellulare infections, toxoplasmosis, and cryptosporidiosis.
Entry Term(s)
Azadose
Azithromycin Dihydrate
Azithromycin Monohydrate
Azitrocin
Azythromycin
CP-62993
Goxal
Sumamed
Toraseptol
Ultreon
Vinzam
Zentavion
Zithromax
Zitromax
Pharm Action
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Registry Number
83905-01-5
Related Numbers
117772-70-0
121470-24-4
5FD1131I7S
JTE4MNN1MD
CAS Type 1 Name
1-Oxa-6-azacyclopentadecan-15-one, 13-((2,6-dideoxy-3-C-methyl-3-O-methyl-alpha-L-ribo-hexopyranosyl)oxy)-2-ethyl-3,4,10-trihydroxy-3,5,6,8,10,12,14-heptamethyl-11-((3,4,6-trideoxy-3-(dimethylamino)-beta-D-xylo-hexopyranosyl)oxy)-, (2R-(2R*,3S*,4R*,5R*,8R*,10R*,11R*,12S*,13S*,14R*))-
Previous Indexing
Erythromycin/analogs & derivatives (1987-1993)
Public MeSH Note
94; AZITHROMYCIN was indexed under ERYTHROMYCIN/*analogs & derivatives 1987-93
Online Note
use AZITHROMYCIN (NM) to search AZITHROMYCIN 1987-93
History Note
94; was AZITHROMYCIN (NM) 1987-93
Date Established
1994/01/01
Date of Entry
1993/06/04
Revision Date
2016/07/01
Azithromycin Preferred
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