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Thioguanine MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Thioguanine
Tree Number(s)
D03.633.100.759.854
Unique ID
D013866
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013866
Scope Note
An antineoplastic compound which also has antimetabolite action. The drug is used in the therapy of acute leukemia.
Entry Term(s)
2-Amino-6-Purinethiol
6-Thioguanine
Lanvis
Tabloid
Thioguanin-GSK
Thioguanine Anhydrous
Thioguanine Hemihydrate
Thioguanine Monosodium Salt
Thioguanine Tabloid
Tioguanina Wellcome
Tioguanine
Pharm Action
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Registry Number
FTK8U1GZNX
Related Numbers
154-42-7
5580-03-0
76078-67-6
WIX31ZPX66
CAS Type 1 Name
6H-Purine-6-thione, 2-amino-1,7-dihydro-
Public MeSH Note
1966; 2-AMINO-6-PURINETHIOL was indexed under 6-MERCAPTOPURINE 2007-2009
History Note
1966(1964)
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2017/05/24
Thioguanine Preferred
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