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Descriptor English: Motilin
Descriptor Spanish: Motilina
Descriptor Portuguese: Motilina
Descriptor French: Motiline
Tree number(s): D06.472.317.525
D06.472.699.500
D12.644.400.470
D12.644.548.500
D12.776.631.650.463
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009037
Scope note: A peptide of about 22-amino acids isolated from the DUODENUM. At low pH it inhibits gastric motor activity, whereas at high pH it has a stimulating effect.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Gastrointestinal Agents
Registry Number: 52906-92-0
Previous Indexing: Gastrointestinal Hormones (1972-1976)
Peptides (1972-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 86; was see under GASTROINTESTINAL HORMONES 1977-85
History Note: 86(77); was see under GASTROINTESTINAL HORMONES 1977-85
DeCS ID: 22569
Unique ID: D009037
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/13
Revision Date: 2015/11/24
Motilin - Preferred
Concept UI M0014098
Scope note A peptide of about 22-amino acids isolated from the DUODENUM. At low pH it inhibits gastric motor activity, whereas at high pH it has a stimulating effect.
Preferred term Motilin



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