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Descriptor in English: Aconitum
Descriptor in Spanish: Aconitum
Descriptor in Portuguese: Aconitum
Descriptor in French: Aconitum
Entry term(s): Aconite
Aconites
Aconiti, Radix
Aconitum napellus
Aconitums
Aconitus, Radix
Monkshood
Monkshoods
Radix Aconiti
Radix Aconitus
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.836.750.022
HP4.018.127.095
Scope note: A plant genus of the family RANUNCULACEAE. Members contain a number of diterpenoid alkaloids including: aconitans, hypaconitine, ACONITINE, jesaconitine, ignavine, napelline, and mesaconitine. The common name of Wolfbane is similar to the common name for ARNICA.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 2003
DeCS UI: 37055
Descriptor UI: D031841
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/02
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Aconitum - Preferred
Concept UI M0398926
Scope note A plant genus of the family RANUNCULACEAE. Members contain a number of diterpenoid alkaloids including: aconitans, hypaconitine, ACONITINE, jesaconitine, ignavine, napelline, and mesaconitine. The common name of Wolfbane is similar to the common name for ARNICA.
Preferred term Aconitum
Entry term(s) Aconitums
Aconite - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0000234
Scope note Dried root of Aconitum napellus.
Preferred term Aconite
Entry term(s) Aconites
Aconiti, Radix
Aconitus, Radix
Radix Aconiti
Radix Aconitus
Aconitum napellus - Narrower
Concept UI M0398927
Preferred term Aconitum napellus
Entry term(s) Monkshood
Monkshoods



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