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Descriptor in English: Pharmacologic Actions
Descriptor in Spanish: Acciones Farmacológicas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ações Farmacológicas
Descriptor in French: Actions pharmacologiques
Entry term(s): Actions, Chemical
Actions, Pharmacologic
Chemical Actions
Tree number(s): D27.505
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
History Note: 2004(1999)
See also the descriptors: Drug Therapy MeSH
Pharmacological and Toxicological Phenomena MeSH
DeCS UI: 33858
Descriptor UI: D020228
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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