OBO ID: CHEBI:141154
Term Name: ronidazole Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (1-methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazol-2-yl)methyl carbamate
  • 1-methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazole-2-methanol carbamate ester
  • carbamic acid (1-methyl-5-nitro-2-imidazolyl)methyl ester
  • ronidazol
  • ronidazole
  • ronidazolum
Definition: A carbamate ester that is 5-nitroimidazole in which the hydrogens at positions 1 and 2 are replaced by methyl and (carbamoyloxy)methyl groups, respectively. An antiprotozoal agent, it is used in veterinary medicine for the treatment of histomoniasis and swine dysentery.
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Ontology: Chebi
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