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Descriptor in English: Dimethylnitrosamine
Descriptor in Spanish: Dimetilnitrosamina
Descriptor in Portuguese: Dimetilnitrosamina
Descriptor in French: N-Méthyl-N-nitroso-méthanamine
Entry term(s): N Nitrosodimethylamine
N-Nitrosodimethylamine
NDMA Nitrosodimethylamine
Nitrosodimethylamine
Nitrosodimethylamine, NDMA
Tree number(s): D02.654.442.225
Scope note: A nitrosamine derivative with alkylating, carcinogenic, and mutagenic properties. It causes serious liver damage and is a hepatocarcinogen in rodents.
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: 1980(1975)
DeCS UI: 4177
Descriptor UI: D004128
Date Established: 1980/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Dimethylnitrosamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0006464
Scope note A nitrosamine derivative with alkylating, carcinogenic, and mutagenic properties. It causes serious liver damage and is a hepatocarcinogen in rodents.
Preferred term Dimethylnitrosamine
Entry term(s) N Nitrosodimethylamine
N-Nitrosodimethylamine
NDMA Nitrosodimethylamine
Nitrosodimethylamine
Nitrosodimethylamine, NDMA



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