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Descriptor in English: Orthomolecular Therapy
Descriptor in Spanish: Terapia Ortomolecular
Descriptor in Portuguese: Terapia Ortomolecular
Descriptor in French: Thérapie orthomoléculaire
Entry term(s): Megavitamin Therapies
Megavitamin Therapy
Orthomolecular Therapies
Therapies, Megavitamin
Therapies, Orthomolecular
Therapy, Megavitamin
Therapy, Orthomolecular
Tree number(s): E02.319.630
F04.570.400
Scope note: The use of very large doses of vitamins or other naturally occurring substances normally present in the body, frequently for the treatment of mental disorders.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 77
DeCS UI: 10152
Descriptor UI: D009974
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/05/19
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Orthomolecular Therapy - Preferred
Concept UI M0015467
Scope note The use of very large doses of vitamins or other naturally occurring substances normally present in the body, frequently for the treatment of mental disorders.
Preferred term Orthomolecular Therapy
Entry term(s) Megavitamin Therapies
Megavitamin Therapy
Orthomolecular Therapies
Therapies, Megavitamin
Therapies, Orthomolecular
Therapy, Megavitamin
Therapy, Orthomolecular



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