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Descriptor English: Umbelliferones
Descriptor Spanish: Umbeliferonas
Descriptor Portuguese: Umbeliferonas
Descriptor French: Ombelliférones
Entry term(s): 7 Hydroxycoumarins
7-Hydroxycoumarins
Hydrangin
Skimmetin
Tree number(s): D03.383.663.283.446.912
D03.633.100.150.446.912
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014468
Scope note: 7-Hydroxycoumarins. Substances present in many plants, especially umbelliferae. Umbelliferones are used in sunscreen preparations and may be mutagenic. Their derivatives are used in liver therapy, as reagents, plant growth factors, sunscreens, insecticides, parasiticides, choleretics, spasmolytics, etc.
Annotation: /biosyn permitted if by plant
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
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
Previous Indexing: Coumarins (1969-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 77; HYMECROMONE & SCOPOLETIN were see under COUMARINS 1975-76
History Note: 77
DeCS ID: 14867
Unique ID: D014468
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/13
Revision Date: 2016/06/01
Umbelliferones - Preferred
Concept UI M0022244
Scope note 7-Hydroxycoumarins. Substances present in many plants, especially umbelliferae. Umbelliferones are used in sunscreen preparations and may be mutagenic. Their derivatives are used in liver therapy, as reagents, plant growth factors, sunscreens, insecticides, parasiticides, choleretics, spasmolytics, etc.
Preferred term Umbelliferones
Entry term(s) 7 Hydroxycoumarins
7-Hydroxycoumarins
Hydrangin - Narrower
Concept UI M0022242
Preferred term Hydrangin
Skimmetin - Narrower
Concept UI M0022243
Preferred term Skimmetin



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