Descriptor English: Tryptamines
Descriptor Spanish: Triptaminas
Descriptor triptaminas
Entry term(s) indoliletilaminas
Scope note: Derivados monoamina descarboxilados del TRIPTÓFANO.
Descriptor Portuguese: Triptaminas
Descriptor French: Tryptamines
Entry term(s): Indolylethylamines
Tree number(s): D02.
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Decarboxylated monoamine derivatives of TRYPTOPHAN.
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
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
Public MeSH Note: 66; METHOXYDIMETHYLTRYPTAMINES was see under SEROTONIN 1980-88
History Note: 66(64)
Related: Receptors, Serotonin MeSH
DeCS ID: 24360
Unique ID: D014363
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Tryptamines - Preferred
Concept UI M0022087
Scope note Decarboxylated monoamine derivatives of TRYPTOPHAN.
Preferred term Tryptamines
Entry term(s) Indolylethylamines
Triptans - Narrower
Concept UI M0483514
Scope note Derivatives of TRYPTAMINES that are SEROTONIN RECEPTOR AGONISTS acting at 5-HT1 RECEPTORS. Some are used to treat MIGRAINE DISORDERS.
Preferred term Triptans
Entry term(s) Triptan

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