Product Group

This page gives details about the data model designed for the Product Group entity type.

The Product Group entity type is used to manage data about many types of groups in which products can be organized for managing sales/commercial aspects of a product. This entity data dictionary is designed to capture attributes such as IDs, Names, Type, and Status of a Product Group. Product Group types include a Therapeutic Class, Brand, Product Strength and so on.

Table 1. Product Group
Property Value
URI configuration/entityTypes/ProductGroup
Label ProductGroup
Data Label Pattern {Name} ({Type}
extendsTypeURI configuration/entityTypes/Entity
Name Attribute Type Sub-Attribute Name Data Type Description
Name Simple   String Name of the product group
Type Simple   String Type of Group used to group Product Entity
Status Simple   String Status of this Group. For example, Active, Inactive.
StartDate Simple   Date Effective Start Date of this Group
EndDate Simple   Date Effective End Date of this Group
Identifiers Nested Type String A nested attribute to store many types of identifiers of the Product Group.
Identifiers Nested ID String ID to uniquely identify a product Group
Identifiers Nested Status String Status of the Product Group Identifier
Identifiers Nested DeactivationReasonCode String Reason for Deactivating the Identifier
Identifiers Nested DeactivationDate Date Deactivation Date
Identifiers Nested ReactivationDate Date Reactivation Date
AlternateName Nested Name String Alternate name for the Product Group
AlternateName Nested Type String Type of the Alternate Name of the Product Group.
AlternateName Nested Language String Language in which Name is being recorded.
Description Simple   String Free Text Product Group description
AlternateDescription Nested Name String Alternate name description
AlternateDescription Nested Type String Name Type: Brand Name, Established Name, Primary Name or Other Name.
AlternateDescription Nested Language String Language of the Name. ISO 639-2 Alpha-3 Codes
Commenters Simple   String This is a Reltio attribute to allow the Reltio Commenting functionality. See for more information.