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Zinc Sulfate (Code C1280)

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Preferred Name: Zinc Sulfate

Definition: A salt of the essential trace metal zinc. Zinc is involved in tissue repair and is an important constituent of some proteins, including those involved in taste and smell. Zinc sulfate supplementation may prevent radiation-induced aguesia. (NCI04)

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A substance required for cell growth and tissue repair. It is being studied as a way to prevent or decrease mucositis caused by radiation therapy.

Display Name: Zinc Sulfate

Label: Zinc Sulfate

NCI Thesaurus Code: C1280 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0078794  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Zinc Sulfate
ZINC SULFATE
zinc sulfate
Zinc sulfate

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 7733-02-0 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 89DS0H96TB
ChEBI ID CHEBI:35176 (see ChEBI info)
NSC Code 32677 (see NCI DTP info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 38721
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 38721 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0078794

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Accepted_Therapeutic_Use_For Common cold, symptoms; Wound healing; Zinc supplement
code C1280
Contributing_Source CTRP
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Zinc_Sulfate
Semantic_Type Inorganic Chemical
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C1280

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