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Chemical Pentamidine

Name Pentamidine
CAS Type 1 Name Benzenecarboximidamide, 4,4'-(1,5-pentanediylbis(oxy))bis-
Equivalent Terms Diamidine | Lomidine | NebuPent | Pentacarinat | Pentam | Pentamidin | Pentamidine Isethionate | Pentamidine Mesylate
CAS Registry Number 100-33-4
Definition Antiprotozoal agent effective in trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, and some fungal infections; used in treatment of PNEUMOCYSTIS pneumonia in HIV-infected patients. It may cause diabetes mellitus, central nervous system damage, and other toxic effects.
Structure Pentamidine
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MeSH® ID D010419
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  1,3-di-(4-imidazolino-2-methoxyphenoxy)propane
  1,3-di(4-imidazolinophenoxyl)propane
  bis-benzimidazole diamidine
  butamidine
  butenamidine
  cis-platinum pentamidine bromide
  cis-platinum pentamidine seleniocyanate
  cis-platinum pentamidine thiocyanate
  gamma-oxapentamidine
  methoxypentamidine isethionate
  N-hydroxypentamidine
  N,N'-bis(succinyloxy)pentamidine
  N,N'-dihydroxypentamidine
  platinum(II) pentamidine