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Substance Name: Thyroid [USP]
RN: 8028-36-2
UNII: 0B4FDL9I6P

Note

  • A highly vascularized endocrine gland consisting of two lobes joined by a thin band of tissue with one lobe on each side of the TRACHEA. It secretes THYROID HORMONES from the follicular cells and CALCITONIN from the parafollicular cells thereby regulating METABOLISM and CALCIUM level in blood, respectively.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Code

  • Thyroid Hormone

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Dried thyroid [JAN]
  • Thyroid extract
  • Thyroid [USP]

Synonyms

  • Dessicated thyroid
  • Dessicated thyroid extract
  • Dried thyroid
  • HSDB 3191
  • NSC 26492
  • Thyradin
  • Thyrocrine
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid extract
  • Thyroid gland
  • Thyroid tablets
  • Thyroidinum
  • Tiroidina
  • UNII-0B4FDL9I6P

Systematic Name

  • Thyroid tablets

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8028-36-2

FDA UNII

  • 0B4FDL9I6P

System Generated Number

  • 0008028362