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Terms & Properties

Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0071772

NCI Thesaurus Code: C82074  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Pharmacologic Substance

Semantic Type: Inorganic Chemical

NCIt Definition: A crystalline salt, KNO3; a strong oxidizer used especially in making gunpowder, as a fertilizer, and in medicine.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
nitric acid potassium salt
Potassium nitrate (substance)
potassium nitrate [Chemical/Ingredient]
POTASSIUM NITRATE
Product containing potassium nitrate (medicinal product)
Product containing potassium nitrate
saltpeter
saltpetre

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C82074 (see NCI Thesaurus info)
CAS Registry Number 7757-79-1 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code RU45X2JN0Z

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000017005 SNOMEDCT_US
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CHARACTERISTIC_TYPE_ID 900000000000011006 SNOMEDCT_US
CHEBI_ID CHEBI:63043 NCI
Chemical_Formula K.NO3 NCI
Contributing_Source FDA NCI
CTV3ID X79CO SNOMEDCT_US
CTV3ID XUdm3 SNOMEDCT_US
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20060131 SNOMEDCT_US
FDA_UNII_CODE RU45X2JN0Z NDFRT
FR 472 MSH
HM D009566 MSH
HM D017680 MSH
LEVEL Ingredient NDFRT
MDA 19800506 MSH
MESH_DUI C023844 NDFRT
MESH_NAME potassium nitrate NDFRT
MESH_UI M0081527 NDFRT
MMR 20121105 MSH
MODIFIER_ID 900000000000451002 SNOMEDCT_US
NDFRT_KIND DRUG_KIND NDFRT
NDFRT_KIND INGREDIENT_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000006254 NDFRT
NUI N0000145854 NDFRT
PA D053834 MSH
RN RU45X2JN0Z MSH
RR 57137-40-3 (monohydrate) MSH
RR 7757-79-1 (potassium nitrate) MSH
RXAUI 2073067 RXNORM
RXAUI 3215389 RXNORM
RXAUI 3215390 RXNORM
RXAUI 3261520 RXNORM
RXAUI 3262225 RXNORM
RXAUI 3262226 RXNORM
RXAUI 3262602 RXNORM
RXAUI 3262603 RXNORM
RXAUI 3280068 RXNORM
RXAUI 3310298 RXNORM
RXAUI 3318981 RXNORM
RXAUI 3503726 RXNORM
RXAUI 454624 RXNORM
RXCUI 34316 RXNORM
SC 1 MSH
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SRC Acta Derm Venerol (Stockh) 1979;59(6):539 MSH
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~X79CO SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~XUdm3 SNOMEDCT_US
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SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000549004 SNOMEDCT_US
TERMUI T111528 MSH
TERMUI T111529 MSH
TERMUI T111530 MSH
TH FDA SRS (2013) MSH
TH NLM (1980) MSH
TH USP (19XX) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US
VANDF_RECORD 50.416^58^Active/Master NDFRT
VANDF_RECORD 50.6^2497^Active/Master NDFRT
VUID 4017466 NDFRT

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