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ready National Drug File


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The National Drug File Reference Terminology contains a novel reference hierarchy to describe physiologic effects (PE) of drugs.

How to cite this record: NDFRT; National Drug File; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 22, 2018, 2:04 p.m.; Last accessed: Mar 19 2018 5:01 a.m.

Record updated: July 6, 2017, 4:13 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.


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Adequacy of representation of the National Drug File Reference Terminology Physiologic Effects reference hierarchy for commonly prescribed medications.

Rosenbloom ST,Awad J,Speroff T,Elkin PL,Rothman R,Spickard A 3rd,Peterson J,Bauer BA,Wahner-Roedler DL,Lee M,Gregg WM,Johnson KB,Jirjis J,Erlbaum MS,Carter JS,Lincoln MJ,Brown SH
AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2004

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PubChem is organized as three linked databases within the NCBI's Entrez information retrieval system. These are PubChem Substance, PubChem Compound, and PubChem BioAssay. PubChem also provides a fast chemical structure similarity search tool. More information about using each component database may be found using the links in the homepage.

DrugCentral is online drug information that provides information on active ingredients, chemical entities, pharmaceutical products, drug mode of action, indications, and pharmacologic mode of action. DrugCentral monitors FDA, EMA, and PMDA for new drug approval on regular basis to ensure currency of the resource. This resource was created and is maintained by the Division of Translational Informatics at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine.

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