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Descriptor English: Sweetening Agents
Descriptor Spanish: Edulcorantes
Descriptor edulcorantes
Entry term(s) agentes endulzantes
edulcorantes artificiales
edulcorantes dietéticos
endulzantes
endulzantes artificiales
sustitutivos del azúcar
sustitutos del azúcar
Scope note: Sustancias que endulzan los alimentos, bebidas, medicamentos, etc., como el azúcar, la sacarina u otros productos sintéticos hipocalóricos. (Traducción libre de Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed) Edulcorantes dietéticos: Edulcorantes para dietas exentas de sacarosa, fructosa y/o glucosa, que satisfacen las necesidades de las personas que tienen restringida la ingesta de tales hidratos de carbono.
Descriptor Portuguese: Edulcorantes
Descriptor French: Édulcorants
Entry term(s): Agent, Sweetening
Agents, Sweetening
Artificial Sweetener
Artificial Sweeteners
Substitute, Sugar
Substitutes, Sugar
Sugar Substitute
Sugar Substitutes
Sweetener
Sweetener, Artificial
Sweeteners
Sweeteners, Artificial
Sweetening Agent
Tree number(s): D27.720.372.300.353.609
G07.203.300.514.500.400.700
J02.500.514.500.400.700
VS2.001.001.003.005
VS2.001.003.004.005.010
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013549
Scope note: Substances that sweeten food, beverages, medications, etc., such as sugar, saccharine or other low-calorie synthetic products. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
DeCS ID: 13930
Unique ID: D013549
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/06/23
Sweetening Agents - Preferred
Concept UI M0020928
Scope note Substances that sweeten food, beverages, medications, etc., such as sugar, saccharine or other low-calorie synthetic products. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Preferred term Sweetening Agents
Entry term(s) Agent, Sweetening
Agents, Sweetening
Sweetener
Sweeteners
Sweetening Agent
Sugar Substitutes - Narrower
Concept UI M0020929
Preferred term Sugar Substitutes
Entry term(s) Substitute, Sugar
Substitutes, Sugar
Sugar Substitute
Artificial Sweeteners - Narrower
Concept UI M0020927
Preferred term Artificial Sweeteners
Entry term(s) Artificial Sweetener
Sweetener, Artificial
Sweeteners, Artificial



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