Descriptor English: Dimethoate
Descriptor Spanish: Dimetoato
Descriptor dimetoato
Entry term(s) fosfamida
Scope note: Compuesto organotiofosforado inhibidor de la colinesterasa que se emplea como insecticida sistémico y de contacto.
Descriptor Portuguese: Dimetoato
Descriptor French: Diméthoate
Entry term(s): Bi 58
Tree number(s): D02.705.400.625.220
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An organothiophosphorus cholinesterase inhibitor that is used as a systemic and contact insecticide.
Annotation: for use to kill or control insects, use no qualifiers on the insecticide or the insect; appropriate qualifiers may be used when other aspects of the insecticide are discussed such as the effect on a physiologic process or behavioral aspect of the insect; for poisoning, coordinate with ORGANOPHOSPHATE POISONING
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
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Cholinesterase Inhibitors
Registry Number: W6U08B045O
CAS Type 1 Name: Phosphorodithioic acid, O,O-dimethyl S-(2-(methylamino)-2-oxoethyl) ester
Previous Indexing: Insecticides (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 74
History Note: 74(72)
DeCS ID: 4164
Unique ID: D004117
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Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Dimethoate - Preferred
Concept UI M0006452
Scope note An organothiophosphorus cholinesterase inhibitor that is used as a systemic and contact insecticide.
Preferred term Dimethoate
Entry term(s) Phosphamide
Bi-58 - Narrower
Concept UI M0352171
Preferred term Bi-58
Entry term(s) Bi 58
Rogor - Narrower
Concept UI M0352170
Preferred term Rogor

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