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Descriptor English: Drug Chronotherapy
Descriptor Spanish: Cronoterapia de Medicamentos
Descriptor Portuguese: Cronoterapia Farmacológica
Descriptor French: Chronopharmacothérapie
Entry term(s): Chronotherapies, Drug
Chronotherapy, Drug
Drug Chronotherapies
Tree number(s): E02.168.500
E02.319.283.400
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055870
Scope note: The adaptation of drug administration to the known variations in biological RHYTHMICITY, such as CIRCADIAN RHYTHMS. The treatment is aimed at supporting normal rhythms, or modifying the timing of therapy to achieve maximal efficacy and minimal adverse effect.
Annotation: coordinate with specific drug with probably / admin (IM) but do not coordinate with DRUG ADMINISTRATION SCHEDULE or CIRCADIAN RHYTHM
Allowable Qualifiers: VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Chronotherapy (1996-2008)
Public MeSH Note: 2009
History Note: 2009
Related: Administration, Metronomic MeSH
DeCS ID: 53223
Unique ID: D055870
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 2008/07/08
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Drug Chronotherapy - Preferred
Concept UI M0521293
Scope note The adaptation of drug administration to the known variations in biological RHYTHMICITY, such as CIRCADIAN RHYTHMS. The treatment is aimed at supporting normal rhythms, or modifying the timing of therapy to achieve maximal efficacy and minimal adverse effect.
Preferred term Drug Chronotherapy
Entry term(s) Chronotherapies, Drug
Chronotherapy, Drug
Drug Chronotherapies



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