RxNorm Concept ID 197311

acyclovir 400 MG Oral Tablet

Semantic Concepts

RxNorm semantic concepts for the RxCUI 197311 unique identifier include: acyclovir 400 MG Oral Tablet (6364285), acycycloguanosine 400 MG Oral Tablet (3851694), acyclovir 400 MG Oral Tablet (12323735), Aciclovir 400 mg oral tablet (9248431), Acyclovir 400 mg oral tablet (9248450) and Product containing precisely aciclovir 400 milligram/1 each conventional release oral tablet (clinical drug) (10308845).

RxNorm Atom ID: 6364285 - Prescribable Name

acyclovir 400 MG Oral Tablet

Field NameField ValueField Description
RXCUI197311RxNorm Unique Identifier for a concept (Concept ID)
LATENGLanguage of the Term
RXAUI6364285Unique identifier for the atom (RxNorm Atom ID)
Concept Descriptionacyclovir 400 MG Oral TabletDescription of concept identifier
Term Type (TTY)PSNTerm type in source with name and description
Term Type NamePrescribable NameName of term type in source
Term Type DescriptionSynonym of another TTY, given for clarity and for display purposes in electronic prescribing applications. Only one PSN per concept.Description of term type in source
CODE197311"Most useful" source asserted identifier. If the source vocabulary has more than one identifier, or a RxNorm-generated source entry identifier. (if the source vocabulary has none.)
Is Prescribable?YESThis drug is part of the RxNorm Current Prescribable Content, a subset of RxNorm that includes all drugs available for prescription in the United States. The Current Prescribable subset also includes over-the-counter drugs.
Suppress FlagNSuppressible flag. Values = N, O, Y, or E. N - not suppressible. O - Specific individual names (atoms) set as Obsolete because the name is no longer provided by the original source. Y - Suppressed by RxNorm editor. E - unquantified, non-prescribable drug with related quantified, prescribable drugs. NLM strongly recommends that users not alter editor-assigned suppressibility.
CVF4096Content view flag. RxNorm includes one value, '4096', to denote inclusion in the Current Prescribable Content subset. All rows with CVF='4096' can be found in the subset.
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RxNorm Atom ID: 3851694 - Synonym

acycycloguanosine 400 MG Oral Tablet

Field NameField ValueField Description
RXCUI197311RxNorm Unique Identifier for a concept (Concept ID)
LATENGLanguage of the Term
RXAUI3851694Unique identifier for the atom (RxNorm Atom ID)
Concept Descriptionacycycloguanosine 400 MG Oral TabletDescription of concept identifier
Term Type (TTY)SYTerm type in source with name and description
Term Type NameSynonymName of term type in source
Term Type DescriptionSynonym of another TTY, given for clarity.Description of term type in source
CODE197311"Most useful" source asserted identifier. If the source vocabulary has more than one identifier, or a RxNorm-generated source entry identifier. (if the source vocabulary has none.)
Is Prescribable?YESThis drug is part of the RxNorm Current Prescribable Content, a subset of RxNorm that includes all drugs available for prescription in the United States. The Current Prescribable subset also includes over-the-counter drugs.
Suppress FlagNSuppressible flag. Values = N, O, Y, or E. N - not suppressible. O - Specific individual names (atoms) set as Obsolete because the name is no longer provided by the original source. Y - Suppressed by RxNorm editor. E - unquantified, non-prescribable drug with related quantified, prescribable drugs. NLM strongly recommends that users not alter editor-assigned suppressibility.
CVF4096Content view flag. RxNorm includes one value, '4096', to denote inclusion in the Current Prescribable Content subset. All rows with CVF='4096' can be found in the subset.
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Source Version20AA_221107FThe source version
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RxNorm Atom ID: 12323735 - Semantic Clinical Drug

acyclovir 400 MG Oral Tablet

Field NameField ValueField Description
RXCUI197311RxNorm Unique Identifier for a concept (Concept ID)
LATENGLanguage of the Term
RXAUI12323735Unique identifier for the atom (RxNorm Atom ID)
Concept Descriptionacyclovir 400 MG Oral TabletDescription of concept identifier
Term Type (TTY)SCDTerm type in source with name and description
Term Type NameSemantic Clinical DrugName of term type in source
Term Type DescriptionIngredient + Strength + Dose FormDescription of term type in source
CODE197311"Most useful" source asserted identifier. If the source vocabulary has more than one identifier, or a RxNorm-generated source entry identifier. (if the source vocabulary has none.)
Is Prescribable?YESThis drug is part of the RxNorm Current Prescribable Content, a subset of RxNorm that includes all drugs available for prescription in the United States. The Current Prescribable subset also includes over-the-counter drugs.
Suppress FlagNSuppressible flag. Values = N, O, Y, or E. N - not suppressible. O - Specific individual names (atoms) set as Obsolete because the name is no longer provided by the original source. Y - Suppressed by RxNorm editor. E - unquantified, non-prescribable drug with related quantified, prescribable drugs. NLM strongly recommends that users not alter editor-assigned suppressibility.
CVF4096Content view flag. RxNorm includes one value, '4096', to denote inclusion in the Current Prescribable Content subset. All rows with CVF='4096' can be found in the subset.
SourceRXNORMConcept source abbreviation
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Source Version20AA_221107FThe source version
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RxNorm Atom 12323735 Attributes

PropertyValueExplanation
RXN AI{315281} 281RXCUI of BOSS Active Ingredient preceded by RXCUI of SCDC responsible for value
RXN AM{315281} 281RXCUI of BOSS Active Moiety preceded by RXCUI of SCDC responsible for value
RXN AVAILABLE STRENGTH400 MGAvailable drug strengths listed in the order of ingredients from the drug
RXN BOSS FROM{315281} AISource of BOSS as either from the active ingredient (AI) or the active moiety (AM) preceded by RXCUI of SCDC responsible for value
RXN HUMAN DRUGUSDrug available for use in Humans
RXTERM FORMTabThe RxTerm dose form name for this drug

RxNorm Atom ID: 9248431 - Synonym

Aciclovir 400 mg oral tablet

Field NameField ValueField Description
RXCUI197311RxNorm Unique Identifier for a concept (Concept ID)
LATENGLanguage of the Term
RXAUI9248431Unique identifier for the atom (RxNorm Atom ID)
Concept DescriptionAciclovir 400 mg oral tabletDescription of concept identifier
Term Type (TTY)SYTerm type in source with name and description
Term Type NameSynonymName of term type in source
Term Type DescriptionSynonym of another TTY, given for clarity.Description of term type in source
CODE324729006"Most useful" source asserted identifier. If the source vocabulary has more than one identifier, or a RxNorm-generated source entry identifier. (if the source vocabulary has none.)
Is Prescribable?YESThis drug is part of the RxNorm Current Prescribable Content, a subset of RxNorm that includes all drugs available for prescription in the United States. The Current Prescribable subset also includes over-the-counter drugs.
Suppress FlagNSuppressible flag. Values = N, O, Y, or E. N - not suppressible. O - Specific individual names (atoms) set as Obsolete because the name is no longer provided by the original source. Y - Suppressed by RxNorm editor. E - unquantified, non-prescribable drug with related quantified, prescribable drugs. NLM strongly recommends that users not alter editor-assigned suppressibility.
CVFContent view flag. RxNorm includes one value, '4096', to denote inclusion in the Current Prescribable Content subset. All rows with CVF='4096' can be found in the subset.
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RxNorm Atom ID: 9248450 - Designated preferred name

Acyclovir 400 mg oral tablet

Field NameField ValueField Description
RXCUI197311RxNorm Unique Identifier for a concept (Concept ID)
LATENGLanguage of the Term
RXAUI9248450Unique identifier for the atom (RxNorm Atom ID)
Concept DescriptionAcyclovir 400 mg oral tabletDescription of concept identifier
Term Type (TTY)PTTerm type in source with name and description
Term Type NameDesignated preferred nameName of term type in source
Term Type DescriptionDescription of term type in source
CODE324729006"Most useful" source asserted identifier. If the source vocabulary has more than one identifier, or a RxNorm-generated source entry identifier. (if the source vocabulary has none.)
Is Prescribable?YESThis drug is part of the RxNorm Current Prescribable Content, a subset of RxNorm that includes all drugs available for prescription in the United States. The Current Prescribable subset also includes over-the-counter drugs.
Suppress FlagNSuppressible flag. Values = N, O, Y, or E. N - not suppressible. O - Specific individual names (atoms) set as Obsolete because the name is no longer provided by the original source. Y - Suppressed by RxNorm editor. E - unquantified, non-prescribable drug with related quantified, prescribable drugs. NLM strongly recommends that users not alter editor-assigned suppressibility.
CVFContent view flag. RxNorm includes one value, '4096', to denote inclusion in the Current Prescribable Content subset. All rows with CVF='4096' can be found in the subset.
SourceSNOMEDCT_USConcept source abbreviation
Source NameUS Edition of SNOMED CTThe official name for a source
Source Version2022_07_31The source version
Source DateNovember 07, 2022RxNorm data last updated
Source License ContactNational Library Of Medicine
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Source Short NameUS Edition of SNOMED CTThe short name of a source as used by the NLM Knowledge Source Server

RxNorm Atom ID: 10308845 - Full form of descriptor

Product containing precisely aciclovir 400 milligram/1 each conventional release oral tablet (clinical drug)

Field NameField ValueField Description
RXCUI197311RxNorm Unique Identifier for a concept (Concept ID)
LATENGLanguage of the Term
RXAUI10308845Unique identifier for the atom (RxNorm Atom ID)
Concept DescriptionProduct containing precisely aciclovir 400 milligram/1 each conventional release oral tablet (clinical drug)Description of concept identifier
Term Type (TTY)FNTerm type in source with name and description
Term Type NameFull form of descriptorName of term type in source
Term Type DescriptionDescription of term type in source
CODE324729006"Most useful" source asserted identifier. If the source vocabulary has more than one identifier, or a RxNorm-generated source entry identifier. (if the source vocabulary has none.)
Is Prescribable?YESThis drug is part of the RxNorm Current Prescribable Content, a subset of RxNorm that includes all drugs available for prescription in the United States. The Current Prescribable subset also includes over-the-counter drugs.
Suppress FlagNSuppressible flag. Values = N, O, Y, or E. N - not suppressible. O - Specific individual names (atoms) set as Obsolete because the name is no longer provided by the original source. Y - Suppressed by RxNorm editor. E - unquantified, non-prescribable drug with related quantified, prescribable drugs. NLM strongly recommends that users not alter editor-assigned suppressibility.
CVFContent view flag. RxNorm includes one value, '4096', to denote inclusion in the Current Prescribable Content subset. All rows with CVF='4096' can be found in the subset.
SourceSNOMEDCT_USConcept source abbreviation
Source NameUS Edition of SNOMED CTThe official name for a source
Source Version2022_07_31The source version
Source DateNovember 07, 2022RxNorm data last updated
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