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Guanidine
MeSH HeadingGuanidine
Tree NumberD02.078.370.472
Scope NoteA strong organic base existing primarily as guanidium ions at physiological pH. It is found in the urine as a normal product of protein metabolism. It is also used in laboratory research as a protein denaturant. (From Martindale, the Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed and Merck Index, 12th ed) It is also used in the treatment of myasthenia and as a fluorescent probe in HPLC.
Entry TermGuanidine Hydrochloride
Entry TermGuanidine Monohydrate
Entry TermGuanidine Monohydrobromide
Entry TermGuanidine Monohydrochloride
Entry TermGuanidine Monohydroiodine
Entry TermGuanidine Nitrate
Entry TermGuanidine Phosphate
Entry TermGuanidine Sulfate
Entry TermGuanidine Sulfate (1:1)
Entry TermGuanidine Sulfate (2:1)
Entry TermGuanidine Sulfite (1:1)
Entry TermGuanidinium
Entry TermGuanidinium Chloride
Entry TermGuanidium Chloride
Allowable QualifiersAA AD AE AG AI AN BL CF CH CL CS CT DU EC HI IM IP ME PD PK PO RE SD ST TO TU UR
Pharm. ActionParasympathomimetics
Registry Number113-00-8
Related Number1184-68-5 (unspecified sulfate)
Related Number1763-07-1 (unspecified phosphate)
Related Number19227-70-4 (mono-HI)
Related Number19244-98-5 (mono-HBr)
Related Number50-01-1 (mono-HCl)
Related Number52470-25-4 (nitrate)
Related Number594-14-9 (sulfate 2:1)
Related Number64120-25-8 (monohydrate)
Related Number646-34-4 (sulfate 1:1)
Related Number77160-75-9 (sulfite 1:1)
Related Number87862-39-3 (14C-labeled cpd)
Previous Indexing Guanidines (1974-1997)
History Note98; use GUANIDINE (NM) 1974-97
Date of Entry19970620
Unique IDD019791


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Organic Chemicals [D02]
   Amidines [D02.078]
      Guanidines [D02.078.370]
Agmatine [D02.078.370.060]
Bethanidine [D02.078.370.120]
Biguanides [D02.078.370.141]  +
Cimetidine [D02.078.370.200]
Creatine [D02.078.370.280]
Gabexate [D02.078.370.380]
Guanabenz [D02.078.370.435]
Guanethidine [D02.078.370.460]
Guanfacine [D02.078.370.465]
Guanidine [D02.078.370.472]
Impromidine [D02.078.370.500]
3-Iodobenzylguanidine [D02.078.370.510]
Methylguanidine [D02.078.370.570]
Mitoguazone [D02.078.370.600]
Nitrosoguanidines [D02.078.370.649]  +
Pinacidil [D02.078.370.729]
Robenidine [D02.078.370.810]
Sulfaguanidine [D02.078.370.853]
Zanamivir [D02.078.370.926]

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