Descriptor English: Butanes
Descriptor Spanish: Butanos
Descriptor butanos
Entry term(s) isobutano
Scope note: Alcanos de cuatro carbonos, de fórmula C4H10.
Descriptor Portuguese: Butanos
Descriptor French: Butanes
Entry term(s): Isobutane
Tree number(s): D02.455.326.146.216
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Four-carbon alkanes with the formula C4H10.
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
Previous Indexing: Alkanes (1966-1972)
Public MeSH Note: 73
History Note: 73
Related: Cyclobutanes MeSH
DeCS ID: 2105
Unique ID: D002073
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Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Butanes - Preferred
Concept UI M0003087
Scope note Four-carbon alkanes with the formula C4H10.
Preferred term Butanes
Isobutanes - Narrower
Concept UI M0003088
Preferred term Isobutanes
Entry term(s) Isobutane

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