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Descriptor English: Ethchlorvynol
Descriptor Spanish: Etclorvinol
Descriptor Portuguese: Etclorvinol
Descriptor French: Éthchlorvynol
Entry term(s): Ethchlorovynol
Ethchlorvinol
Placidyl
Tree number(s): D02.033.260.335
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004984
Scope note: A sedative and hypnotic that has been used in the short-term management of INSOMNIA. Its use has been superseded by other drugs.
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
Pharm Action: Hypnotics and Sedatives
Registry Number: 6EIM3851UZ
CAS Type 1 Name: 1-Penten-4-yn-3-ol, 1-chloro-3-ethyl-
Public MeSH Note: 66
History Note: 66(63)
DeCS ID: 5077
Unique ID: D004984
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Ethchlorvynol - Preferred
Concept UI M0007824
Scope note A sedative and hypnotic that has been used in the short-term management of INSOMNIA. Its use has been superseded by other drugs.
Preferred term Ethchlorvynol
Entry term(s) Ethchlorovynol
Ethchlorvinol
Placidyl - Narrower
Concept UI M0350670
Preferred term Placidyl



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