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Terms & Properties

Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0004754

NCI Thesaurus Code: C28859  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Indicator, Reagent, or Diagnostic Aid

Semantic Type: Inorganic Chemical

NCIt Definition: The sulfate salt of barium, an alkaline, divalent metal. Barium sulfate is quite insoluble in water, and is used as a radiopaque agent to diagnose gastrointestinal medical conditions. Barium sulfate is taken by mouth or given rectally. (NCI04)

PDQ Definition: The sulfate salt of barium, an alkaline, divalent metal. Barium sulfate is quite insoluble in water, and is used as a radiopaque agent to diagnose gastrointestinal medical conditions. Barium sulfate is taken by mouth or given rectally. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)

MSH Definition: A compound used as an x-ray contrast medium that occurs in nature as the mineral barite. It is also used in various manufacturing applications and mixed into heavy concrete to serve as a radiation shield.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Barium sulfate (product)
Barium sulfate (substance)
Barium Sulfate [Chemical/Ingredient]
BARIUM SULFATE
Barium sulphate
Sulfate, Barium
Sulfuric acid, barium salt (1:1)

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C28859 (see NCI Thesaurus info)
CAS Registry Number 7727-43-7 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 25BB7EKE2E
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 483042
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 483042 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN for enema, use BARIUM SULFATE not BARIUM MSH
AQL AD AE AN CH CL CS CT EC HI IP ME PD PK PO RE SD ST TO TU MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CHARACTERISTIC_TYPE_ID 900000000000011006 SNOMEDCT_US
Chemical_Formula Ba.O4S NCI
Contributing_Source FDA NCI
CTV3ID XUANR SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID XUXrh SNOMEDCT_US
DATE_FIRST_PUBLISHED 2006-05-05 PDQ
DATE_LAST_MODIFIED 2006-06-07 PDQ
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20030131 SNOMEDCT_US
FDA_UNII_CODE 25BB7EKE2E NDFRT
LEVEL Ingredient NDFRT
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION A compound used as an x-ray contrast medium that occurs in nature as the mineral barite. It is also used in various manufacturing applications and mixed into heavy concrete to serve as a radiation shield. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D001466 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Barium Sulfate NDFRT
MESH_UI M0002181 NDFRT
MMR 20150605 MSH
MN D01.103.075 MSH
MN D01.875.800.800.850.075 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
NCI_THESAURUS_CODE C28859 PDQ
NDFRT_KIND DRUG_KIND NDFRT
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ORIG_STY Drug/agent PDQ
PA D003287 MSH
RN 25BB7EKE2E MSH
RR 25105-31-1 (barium salt (2:1)) MSH
RR 7727-43-7 (Barium Sulfate) MSH
RXAUI 2068237 RXNORM
RXAUI 3113421 RXNORM
RXAUI 3113422 RXNORM
RXAUI 3116618 RXNORM
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RXAUI 3241586 RXNORM
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RXN_ACTIVATED 01/28/2010 RXNORM
RXN_OBSOLETED 08/29/2008 RXNORM
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TH FDA SRS (2014) MSH
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