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Deferiprone (Code C73030)

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Preferred Name: Deferiprone

Definition: An orally bioavailable bidentate ligand with iron chelating activity. Deferiprone binds to iron in a 3:1 (ligand:iron) molar ratio. By binding to iron, deferiprone is able to remove excess iron from the body.

Label: Deferiprone

NCI Thesaurus Code: C73030 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0043832  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
4(1H)-Pyridinone, 3-hydroxy-1,2-dimethyl-
APO-066
CP20
DEFERIPRONE
Deferiprone
DN-180-01-AF
Ferriprox

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 30652-11-0 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 2BTY8KH53L
UMLS CUI C0043832

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Accepted_Therapeutic_Use_For Hemosiderosis
Chemical_Formula C7H9NO2
code C73030
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Deferiprone
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=C73030

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