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Descriptor in English: Medetomidine
Descriptor in Spanish: Medetomidina
Descriptor in Portuguese: Medetomidina
Descriptor in French: Médétomidine
Entry term(s): Hydrochloride, Medetomidine
Levomedetomidine
MPV 785
MPV-785
MPV785
Medetomidine Hydrochloride
Tree number(s): D03.383.129.308.521
Scope note: An agonist of RECEPTORS, ADRENERGIC ALPHA-2 that is used in veterinary medicine for its analgesic and sedative properties. It is the racemate of DEXMEDETOMIDINE.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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
History Note: 2000; use MEDETOMIDINE (NM) 1986-1999
DeCS UI: 34396
Descriptor UI: D020926
Date Established: 2000/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/11/03
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Medetomidine - Preferred
Concept UI M0140434
Scope note An agonist of RECEPTORS, ADRENERGIC ALPHA-2 that is used in veterinary medicine for its analgesic and sedative properties. It is the racemate of DEXMEDETOMIDINE.
Preferred term Medetomidine
Entry term(s) Levomedetomidine
MPV-785 - Narrower
Concept UI M0333582
Preferred term MPV-785
Entry term(s) MPV 785
MPV785
Medetomidine Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0333581
Preferred term Medetomidine Hydrochloride
Entry term(s) Hydrochloride, Medetomidine



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