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Descriptor English: Drug Antagonism
Descriptor Spanish: Antagonismo de Drogas
Descriptor Portuguese: Antagonismo de Drogas
Descriptor French: Antagonisme des médicaments
Entry term(s): Antagonism, Drug
Antagonisms, Drug
Drug Antagonisms
Tree number(s): G07.690.773.968.310
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004336
Scope note: Phenomena and pharmaceutics of compounds that inhibit the function of agonists (DRUG AGONISM) and inverse agonists (DRUG INVERSE AGONISM) for a specific receptor. On their own, antagonists produce no effect by themselves to a receptor, and are said to have neither intrinsic activity nor efficacy.
Annotation: general only; prefer specific drug with /antag
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68(66)
Entry Version: DRUG ANTAG
Related: Narcotic Antagonists MeSH
DeCS ID: 4399
Unique ID: D004336
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Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/29
Drug Antagonism - Preferred
Concept UI M0006821
Scope note Phenomena and pharmaceutics of compounds that inhibit the function of agonists (DRUG AGONISM) and inverse agonists (DRUG INVERSE AGONISM) for a specific receptor. On their own, antagonists produce no effect by themselves to a receptor, and are said to have neither intrinsic activity nor efficacy.
Preferred term Drug Antagonism
Entry term(s) Antagonism, Drug
Antagonisms, Drug
Drug Antagonisms



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