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Descriptor English:   Vitamin A 
Descriptor Spanish:   Vitamina A 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Vitamina A 
Synonyms English:   11-cis-Retinol
3,7-dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethyl-1-cyclohexen-1-yl)-2,4,6,8-nonatetraen-1-ol, (all-E)-Isomer
All Trans Retinol
All-Trans-Retinol
Aquasol A
Retinol
Vitamin A1  
Tree Number:   D02.455.326.271.665.202.495.818
D02.455.426.392.368.367.379.249.700.860
D02.455.849.131.495.818
D23.767.261.700.860
Definition English:   Retinol and derivatives of retinol that play an essential role in metabolic functioning of the retina, the growth of and differentiation of epithelial tissue, the growth of bone, reproduction, and the immune response. Dietary vitamin A is derived from a variety of CAROTENOIDS found in plants. It is enriched in the liver, egg yolks, and the fat component of dairy products. 
Indexing Annotation English:   /ther use: coordinate disease with /drug ther, not /diet ther
Pharmacological Action:   Vitamins
 
Entry Combination - descr/qualif English:   Vitamin A/deficiency use Vitamin A Deficiency
Vitamin A/poisoning use Hypervitaminosis A
 
History Note English:   RETINOL was see under VITAMIN A 1971-76, was see VITAMIN A 1969-70 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AA analogs & derivatives
AN analysis AI antagonists & inhibitors
BI biosynthesis BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
EC economics GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PH physiology RE radiation effects
ST standards SD supply & distribution
TU therapeutic use TO toxicity
UR urine  
Record Number:   15202 
Unique Identifier:   D014801 

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