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Descriptor English: Pyrethrins
Descriptor Spanish: Piretrinas
Descriptor Portuguese: Piretrinas
Descriptor French: Pyréthrines
Entry term(s): Pyrethrin
Pyrethroid
Pyrethroids
Tree number(s): D02.455.849.575.188.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011722
Scope note: The active insecticidal constituent of CHRYSANTHEMUM CINERARIIFOLIUM flowers. Pyrethrin I is the pyretholone ester of chrysanthemummonocarboxylic acid and pyrethrin II is the pyretholone ester of chrysanthemumdicarboxylic acid monomethyl ester.
Annotation: for use as an insecticide, see note at INSECTICIDES
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Insecticides
Previous Indexing: Insecticides, Botanical (1973-1976)
Pyrethrum (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 77
History Note: 77
DeCS ID: 12159
Unique ID: D011722
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Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/05/19
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Pyrethrins - Preferred
Concept UI M0018228
Scope note The active insecticidal constituent of CHRYSANTHEMUM CINERARIIFOLIUM flowers. Pyrethrin I is the pyretholone ester of chrysanthemummonocarboxylic acid and pyrethrin II is the pyretholone ester of chrysanthemumdicarboxylic acid monomethyl ester.
Preferred term Pyrethrins
Entry term(s) Pyrethrin
Pyrethroids - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0461813
Preferred term Pyrethroids
Entry term(s) Pyrethroid



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