Descriptor English: Betahistine
Descriptor Spanish: Betahistina
Descriptor betahistina
Scope note: Análogo de la histamina y agonista del receptor H1 que actúa como vasodilatador. Se utiliza en la ENFERMEDAD DE MENIERE y en cefalalgias de origen vascular, aunque puede exacerbar el asma bronquial y las úlceras pépticas.
Descriptor Portuguese: beta-Histina
Descriptor French: Bétahistine
Entry term(s): Aequamen
Betahistin AL
Betahistin Ratiopharm
Betahistin Stada
Betahistine Biphar
Betahistine Dihydrobromide
Betahistine Dihydrochloride
Betahistine Hydrochloride
Betahistine Mesylate
Betahistine Methanesulfonate
Betahistine Methanesulphonate
By Vertin
Dihydrobromide, Betahistine
Dihydrochloride, Betahistine
Hydrochloride, Betahistine
Mesylate, Betahistine
Methanesulfonate, Betahistine
Methanesulphonate, Betahistine
PT 9
Tree number(s): D03.383.725.086
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A histamine analog and H1 receptor agonist that serves as a vasodilator. It is used in MENIERE DISEASE and in vascular headaches but may exacerbate bronchial asthma and peptic ulcers.
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
Pharm Action: Vasodilator Agents
Histamine Agonists
Registry Number: X32KK4201D
CAS Type 1 Name: 2-Pyridineethanamine, N-methyl-
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under PYRIDINES 1967-90
History Note: 91(67); was see under PYRIDINES 1967-90
DeCS ID: 1645
Unique ID: D001621
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/05/24
Betahistine - Preferred
Concept UI M0002430
Scope note A histamine analog and H1 receptor agonist that serves as a vasodilator. It is used in MENIERE DISEASE and in vascular headaches but may exacerbate bronchial asthma and peptic ulcers.
Preferred term Betahistine
Aequamen - Narrower
Concept UI M0002429
Preferred term Aequamen
Betahistin-Ratiopharm - Narrower
Concept UI M0477352
Preferred term Betahistin-Ratiopharm
Entry term(s) Betahistin Ratiopharm
Betahistine Dihydrobromide - Narrower
Concept UI M0330846
Preferred term Betahistine Dihydrobromide
Entry term(s) Dihydrobromide, Betahistine
Betahistine Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0330845
Preferred term Betahistine Hydrochloride
Entry term(s) Betahistine Dihydrochloride
Dihydrochloride, Betahistine
Hydrochloride, Betahistine
Betahistine Mesylate - Narrower
Concept UI M0330844
Preferred term Betahistine Mesylate
Entry term(s) Betahistine Methanesulfonate
Betahistine Methanesulphonate
Mesylate, Betahistine
Methanesulfonate, Betahistine
Methanesulphonate, Betahistine
Betavert - Narrower
Concept UI M0477353
Preferred term Betavert
By-Vertin - Narrower
Concept UI M0477341
Preferred term By-Vertin
Entry term(s) By Vertin
Extovyl - Narrower
Concept UI M0477354
Preferred term Extovyl
Fidium - Narrower
Concept UI M0477345
Preferred term Fidium
Lectil - Narrower
Concept UI M0477346
Preferred term Lectil
Melopat - Narrower
Concept UI M0477355
Preferred term Melopat
Mersilon - Narrower
Concept UI M0369279
Preferred term Mersilon
PT-9 - Narrower
Concept UI M0369280
Preferred term PT-9
Entry term(s) PT 9
Ribrain - Narrower
Concept UI M0002432
Preferred term Ribrain
Serc - Narrower
Concept UI M0002431
Preferred term Serc
Entry term(s) Betahistine Biphar
Vertigon - Narrower
Concept UI M0477347
Preferred term Vertigon
Betahistin AL - Narrower
Concept UI M0477350
Preferred term Betahistin AL
Betahistin Stada - Narrower
Concept UI M0477351
Preferred term Betahistin Stada

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