Descriptor English: Fenthion
Descriptor Spanish: Fentión
Descriptor fentión
Entry term(s) fentiona
Scope note: Potente inhibidor de la colinesterasa utilizado como insecticida y acaricida.
Descriptor Portuguese: Fention
Descriptor French: Fenthion
Entry term(s): Baytex
Tree number(s): D02.705.400.625.320
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Potent cholinesterase inhibitor used as an insecticide and acaricide.
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: BL0L45OVKT
CAS Type 1 Name: Phosphorothioic acid, O,O-dimethyl O-(3-methyl-4-(methylthio)phenyl) ester
Previous Indexing: Insecticides (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 74
History Note: 74(72)
DeCS ID: 5393
Unique ID: D005284
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Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Fenthion - Preferred
Concept UI M0008341
Scope note Potent cholinesterase inhibitor used as an insecticide and acaricide.
Preferred term Fenthion
Mercaptophos - Narrower
Concept UI M0352181
Preferred term Mercaptophos
Baytex - Narrower
Concept UI M0352183
Preferred term Baytex
Lebaycid - Narrower
Concept UI M0352182
Preferred term Lebaycid

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