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Descriptor English: Pharmacologic Actions
Descriptor Spanish: Acciones Farmacológicas
Descriptor Portuguese: Ações Farmacológicas
Descriptor French: Actions pharmacologiques
Entry term(s): Actions, Chemical
Actions, Pharmacologic
Chemical Actions
Tree number(s): D27.505
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020228
Scope note: A broad category of chemical actions and uses that result in the prevention, treatment, cure or diagnosis of disease. Included here are drugs and chemicals that act by altering normal body functions, such as the REPRODUCTIVE CONTROL AGENTS and ANESTHETICS. Effects of chemicals on the environment are also included.
Annotation: used for searching; INDEXER: Do not use; CATALOGER: Do not use
Public MeSH Note: 2004; see CHEMICAL ACTIONS 1999-2003
History Note: 2004(1999)
Related: Drug Therapy MeSH
Pharmacological and Toxicological Phenomena MeSH
DeCS ID: 33858
Unique ID: D020228
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/10
Revision Date: 2017/07/17
Pharmacologic Actions - Preferred
Concept UI M0029902
Scope note A broad category of chemical actions and uses that result in the prevention, treatment, cure or diagnosis of disease. Included here are drugs and chemicals that act by altering normal body functions, such as the REPRODUCTIVE CONTROL AGENTS and ANESTHETICS. Effects of chemicals on the environment are also included.
Preferred term Pharmacologic Actions
Entry term(s) Actions, Pharmacologic
Chemical Actions - Broader
Concept UI M0448593
Preferred term Chemical Actions
Entry term(s) Actions, Chemical



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