OBO ID: CHEBI:45285
Term Name: pyrazinecarboxamide Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-carbamylpyrazine
  • 2-pyrazinecarboxamide
  • pyrazinamida
  • Pyrazinamide
  • pyrazinamidum
  • pyrazine carboxamide
  • PYRAZINE-2-CARBOXAMIDE
  • pyrazineamide
  • Pyrazinoic acid amide
Definition: A monocarboxylic acid amide resulting from the formal condensation of the carboxy group of pyrazinoic acid (pyrazine-2-carboxylic acid) with ammonia. A prodrug for pyrazinoic acid, pyrazinecarboxamide is used as part of multidrug regimens for the treatment of tuberculosis.
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Ontology: Chebi
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