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Descriptor in English: Tromethamine
Descriptor in Spanish: Trometamina
Descriptor in Portuguese: Trometamina
Descriptor in French: Trométhamine
Entry term(s): Tri(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane
Tris Buffer
Tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane
Tris-Magnesium(II)-Potassium Chloride Buffer
Tris-Mg(II)-KCl Buffer
Trisamine
Trizma
Trometamol
Tree number(s): D02.033.455.706.900
Scope note: An organic amine proton acceptor. It is used in the synthesis of surface-active agents and pharmaceuticals; as an emulsifying agent for cosmetic creams and lotions, mineral oil and paraffin wax emulsions, as a biological buffer, and used as an alkalizer. (From Merck, 11th ed; Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1424)
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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: 65
DeCS UI: 14728
Descriptor UI: D014325
Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Tromethamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0022030
Scope note An organic amine proton acceptor. It is used in the synthesis of surface-active agents and pharmaceuticals; as an emulsifying agent for cosmetic creams and lotions, mineral oil and paraffin wax emulsions, as a biological buffer, and used as an alkalizer. (From Merck, 11th ed; Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1424)
Preferred term Tromethamine
Entry term(s) Tri(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane
Tris Buffer
Tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane
Trisamine
Trometamol
Trizma - Narrower
Concept UI M0350690
Preferred term Trizma
Tris-Magnesium(II)-Potassium Chloride Buffer - Narrower
Concept UI M0088304
Preferred term Tris-Magnesium(II)-Potassium Chloride Buffer
Entry term(s) Tris-Mg(II)-KCl Buffer



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