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Mersalyl MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Mersalyl
Tree Number(s)
D02.691.750.100.710
Unique ID
D008634
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008634
Scope Note
A toxic thiol mercury salt formerly used as a diuretic. It inhibits various biochemical functions, especially in mitochondria, and is used to study those functions.
Entry Term(s)
Mercuramide
Mercusal
Mersalin
Mersalyl Acid
Salyrgan
Pharm Action
Enzyme Inhibitors
Registry Number
5X1IO031V8
Related Numbers
486-67-9
492-18-2
7RDI07K19U
CAS Type 1 Name
Mercurate(1-), (3-((2-(carboxylatomethoxy)benzoyl)amino)-2-methoxypropyl)hydroxy-, sodium
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under DIURETICS, MERCURIAL 1975-90
Online Note
use DIURETICS, MERCURIAL to search MERSALYL 1966-74
History Note
91(75); was see under DIURETICS, MERCURIAL 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2013/07/08
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