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Primaquine
MeSH HeadingPrimaquine
Tree NumberD03.438.810.050.650
Scope NoteAn aminoquinoline that is given by mouth to produce a radical cure and prevent relapse of vivax and ovale malarias following treatment with a blood schizontocide. It has also been used to prevent transmission of falciparum malaria by those returning to areas where there is a potential for re-introduction of malaria. Adverse effects include anemias and GI disturbances. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopeia, 30th ed, p404)
Entry TermBoucher & Muir Brand of Primaquine Phosphate
Entry TermPrimacin
Entry TermPrimaquine Diphosphate
Entry TermPrimaquine Phosphate
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. ActionAntimalarials
CAS Type 1 Name1,4-Pentanediamine, N4-(6-methoxy-8-quinolinyl)-
Registry NumberMVR3634GX1
Related Number63-45-6 (1:2 PO4)
Related Number90-34-6 (Primaquine)
Related NumberH0982HF78B
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD011319


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Heterocyclic Compounds [D03]
   Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring [D03.438]
      Quinolines [D03.438.810]
         Aminoquinolines [D03.438.810.050]
Amodiaquine [D03.438.810.050.060]
Chloroquine [D03.438.810.050.180]  +
4-Hydroxyaminoquinoline-1-oxide [D03.438.810.050.440]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePrimaquine [D03.438.810.050.650]

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