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Descriptor in English: Sapogenins
Descriptor in Spanish: Sapogeninas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Sapogeninas
Descriptor in French: Sapogénines
Tree number(s): D02.455.849.919.650
D04.210.500.795
Scope note: The aglucon moiety of a saponin molecule. It may be triterpenoid or steroid, usually spirostan, in nature.
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
History Note: 79
DeCS UI: 12880
Descriptor UI: D012502
Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/12/16
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Sapogenins - Preferred
Concept UI M0019419
Scope note The aglucon moiety of a saponin molecule. It may be triterpenoid or steroid, usually spirostan, in nature.
Preferred term Sapogenins



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