NLM Logo

Fleroxacin MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Fleroxacin
Tree Number(s)
D03.633.100.810.835.322.186.400
Unique ID
D016576
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016576
Scope Note
A broad-spectrum antimicrobial fluoroquinolone. The drug strongly inhibits the DNA-supercoiling activity of DNA GYRASE.
Entry Term(s)
AM-833
Quinodis
Ro 23-6240
Pharm Action
Anti-Infective Agents
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Registry Number
N804LDH51K
Related Numbers
79660-72-3
CAS Type 1 Name
3-Quinolinecarboxylic acid, 6,8-difluoro-1-(2-fluoroethyl)-1,4-dihydro-7-(4-methyl-1-piperazinyl)-4-oxo-
Previous Indexing
Anti-Infective Agents (1966-1988)
Anti-Infective Agents, Quinolone (1989-1991)
Ciprofloxacin/analogs & derivatives (1987-1991)
Quinolines (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note
92; FLEROXACIN was indexed under QUINOLINES 1986 & under CIPROFLOXACIN/analogs & derivatives 1987-91
Online Note
use FLEROXACIN (NM) to search FLEROXACIN 1986-91
History Note
92; was FLEROXACIN (NM) 1986-91
Date Established
1992/01/01
Date of Entry
1991/01/02
Revision Date
2017/05/24
Fleroxacin Preferred
Quinodis Narrower
Ro 23-6240 Narrower
AM-833 Narrower
page delivered in 0.172s