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Descriptor English: Catechin
Descriptor Spanish: Catequina
Descriptor Portuguese: Catequina
Descriptor French: Catéchine
Entry term(s): (+)-Catechin
(+)-Cyanidanol
(+)-Cyanidanol-3
(-)-Epicatechin
(2R,3R)-2-(3,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)-3,5,7-chromanetriol
2H-1-Benzopyran-3,5,7-triol, 2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-3,4-dihydro-, (2R-cis)-
3,3',4',5,7-Flavanpentol
Catechinic Acid
Catechuic Acid
Catergen
Cianidanol
Cyanidanol 3
Cyanidanol-3
Epicatechin
KB 53
KB-53
KB53
Z 7300
Zyma
Tree number(s): D03.383.663.283.240.190
D03.383.663.283.266.450.206
D03.633.100.150.240.190
D03.633.100.150.266.450.206
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002392
Scope note: An antioxidant flavonoid, occurring especially in woody plants as both (+)-catechin and (-)-epicatechin (cis) forms.
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
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
Registry Number: 8R1V1STN48
CAS Type 1 Name: 2H-1-Benzopyran-3,5,7-triol, 2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-3,4-dihydro-, (2R-trans)-
Previous Indexing: Benzopyrans (1973-1976)
Catechols (1973-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 87; was see under BENZOPYRANS 1977-86
History Note: 87(77); was see under BENZOPYRANS 1977-86
DeCS ID: 2436
Unique ID: D002392
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/13
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Catechin - Preferred
Concept UI M0003638
Scope note An antioxidant flavonoid, occurring especially in woody plants as both (+)-catechin and (-)-epicatechin (cis) forms.
Preferred term Catechin
Entry term(s) (+)-Catechin
(+)-Cyanidanol
3,3',4',5,7-Flavanpentol
Catechinic Acid
Catechuic Acid
Cianidanol
Catergen - Narrower
Concept UI M0003640
Preferred term Catergen
Zyma - Narrower
Concept UI M0003644
Preferred term Zyma
Epicatechin - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0003643
Preferred term Epicatechin
Entry term(s) (-)-Epicatechin
(2R,3R)-2-(3,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)-3,5,7-chromanetriol
2H-1-Benzopyran-3,5,7-triol, 2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-3,4-dihydro-, (2R-cis)-
KB-53 - Narrower
Concept UI M0357810
Preferred term KB-53
Entry term(s) KB 53
KB53
Z 7300 - Narrower
Concept UI M0357809
Preferred term Z 7300
(+)-Cyanidanol-3 - Narrower
Concept UI M0003637
Preferred term (+)-Cyanidanol-3
Cyanidanol-3 - Narrower
Concept UI M0003642
Preferred term Cyanidanol-3
Entry term(s) Cyanidanol 3



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