OBO ID: CHEBI:71416
Term Name: phenazopyridine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2,6-Diamino-3-(phenylazo)pyridine
  • 2,6-Diamino-3-phenylazopyridine
  • 3-(Phenylazo)-2,6-pyridinediamine
  • 3-(phenyldiazenyl)pyridine-2,6-diamine
  • fenazopiridina
  • phenazopyridine
  • phenazopyridinum
Definition: A diaminopyridine that is 2,6-diaminopyridine substituted at position 3 by a phenylazo group. A local anesthetic that has topical analgesic effect on mucosa lining of the urinary tract. Its use is limited by problems with toxicity (primarily blood disorders) and potential carcinogenicity.
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Ontology: Chebi
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