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Mafenide MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Mafenide
Tree Number(s)
D02.065.884.570
D02.886.590.700.570
Unique ID
D008272
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008272
Scope Note
A sulfonamide that inhibits the enzyme CARBONIC ANHYDRASE and is used as a topical anti-bacterial agent, especially in burn therapy.
Entry Term(s)
4-Homosulfanilamide
Bensulfamide
Mafenide Acetate
Mafylon
Maphenid
Marfanil
Napaltan
Sulfabenzamine
Sulfamylon
Pharm Action
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors
Registry Number
58447S8P4L
Related Numbers
138-39-6
RQ6LP6Z0WY
CAS Type 1 Name
Benzenesulfonamide, 4-(aminomethyl)-
Previous Indexing
Sulfonamides (1970-1974)
Tosyl Compounds (1973-1974)
Public MeSH Note
1991; was see under SULFONAMIDES 1975-1990
History Note
1991 (1975); was see under SULFONAMIDES 1975-1990
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/11/11
Revision Date
2018/05/21
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