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Descriptor English: Cannabinoids
Descriptor Spanish: Cannabinoides
Descriptor Portuguese: Canabinoides
Descriptor French: Cannabinoïdes
Entry term(s): Cannabinoid
Tree number(s): D02.455.849.090
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002186
Scope note: Compounds having the cannabinoid structure. They were originally extracted from Cannabis sativa L. The most pharmacologically active constituents are TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL; CANNABINOL; and CANNABIDIOL.
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
GE genetics
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: Cannabis (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 77
History Note: 77
Related: Receptors, Cannabinoid MeSH
DeCS ID: 2218
Unique ID: D002186
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/05/19
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Cannabinoids - Preferred
Concept UI M0003267
Scope note Compounds having the cannabinoid structure. They were originally extracted from Cannabis sativa L. The most pharmacologically active constituents are TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL; CANNABINOL; and CANNABIDIOL.
Preferred term Cannabinoids
Entry term(s) Cannabinoid



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