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Descriptor English: Bethanechol
Descriptor Spanish: Betanecol
Descriptor Portuguese: Betanecol
Descriptor French: Béthanéchol
Entry term(s): Bethanechol Chloride
Bethanecol
Chloride, Bethanechol
Duvoid
Hermes, Myo
Myo Hermes
Myocholine
Myotonachol
Myotonine
PMS Bethanechol Chloride
PMS-Bethanechol Chloride
Urecholine
Urocarb
Tree number(s): D02.092.877.883.088.100
D02.241.081.251.133.100
D02.675.276.148.100
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018723
Scope note: A slowly hydrolyzing muscarinic agonist with no nicotinic effects. Bethanechol is generally used to increase smooth muscle tone, as in the GI tract following abdominal surgery or in urinary retention in the absence of obstruction. It may cause hypotension, HEART RATE changes, and BRONCHIAL SPASM.
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
Entry Combination: analogs & derivatives:Bethanechol Compounds
Pharm Action: Parasympathomimetics
Muscarinic Agonists
Registry Number: 004F72P8F4
CAS Type 1 Name: 1-Propanaminium, 2-((aminocarbonyl)oxy)-N,N,N-trimethyl-
Public MeSH Note: 95; BETHANECHOL was indexed under BETHANECHOL COMPOUNDS 1981-94
Online Note: use BETHANECHOL (NM) to search BETHANECHOL 1981-94; use BETHANECHOL COMPOUNDS to search BETHANECHOL 1966-67 (as Prov 1966-67)
History Note: 95; was BETHANECHOL (NM) 1981-94; was heading 1964-67 (Prov)
DeCS ID: 32343
Unique ID: D018723
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/06/01
Revision Date: 2017/01/17
Bethanechol - Preferred
Concept UI M0028052
Scope note A slowly hydrolyzing muscarinic agonist with no nicotinic effects. Bethanechol is generally used to increase smooth muscle tone, as in the GI tract following abdominal surgery or in urinary retention in the absence of obstruction. It may cause hypotension, HEART RATE changes, and BRONCHIAL SPASM.
Preferred term Bethanechol
Entry term(s) Bethanecol
Bethanechol Chloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0028053
Preferred term Bethanechol Chloride
Entry term(s) Chloride, Bethanechol
Duvoid - Narrower
Concept UI M0460104
Preferred term Duvoid
Myotonine - Narrower
Concept UI M000623542
Preferred term Myotonine
Myocholine - Narrower
Concept UI M0460103
Preferred term Myocholine
PMS-Bethanechol Chloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0460107
Preferred term PMS-Bethanechol Chloride
Entry term(s) PMS Bethanechol Chloride
Urocarb - Narrower
Concept UI M0460106
Preferred term Urocarb
Myotonachol - Narrower
Concept UI M000623541
Preferred term Myotonachol
Urecholine - Narrower
Concept UI M000623540
Preferred term Urecholine
Myo Hermes - Narrower
Concept UI M0460105
Preferred term Myo Hermes
Entry term(s) Hermes, Myo



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