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Descriptor English: Autacoids
Descriptor Spanish: Autacoides
Descriptor Portuguese: Autacoides
Descriptor French: Autacoïdes
Entry term(s): Slow Reacting Substances
Slow-Reacting Substances
Substances, Slow-Reacting
Tree number(s): D23.469.050
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012898
Scope note: A chemically diverse group of substances produced by various tissues in the body that cause slow contraction of smooth muscle; they have other intense but varied pharmacologic activities.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Muscle, Smooth/physiology (1966)
specific tissue (1966)
Public MeSH Note: 95; was SLOW-REACTING SUBSTANCES 1974-94; AUTACOIDS was see SLOW-REACTING SUBSTANCES 1978-94
Online Note: use AUTACOIDS to search SLOW-REACTING SUBSTANCES 1967-94 (as Prov 1967-73)
History Note: 95; was SLOW-REACTING SUBSTANCES 1967-94 (Prov 1967-73); AUTACOIDS was see SLOW-REACTING SUBSTANCES 1978-94
DeCS ID: 13279
Unique ID: D012898
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Autacoids - Preferred
Concept UI M0019975
Scope note A chemically diverse group of substances produced by various tissues in the body that cause slow contraction of smooth muscle; they have other intense but varied pharmacologic activities.
Preferred term Autacoids
Entry term(s) Slow Reacting Substances
Slow-Reacting Substances
Substances, Slow-Reacting



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