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Descriptor in English: Eucalyptol
Descriptor in Spanish: Eucaliptol
Descriptor in Portuguese: Eucaliptol
Descriptor in French: Eucalyptol
Entry term(s): 1,8 Cineol
1,8 Cineole
1,8 Epoxy p menthane
1,8-Cineol
1,8-Cineole
1,8-Epoxy-p-menthane
Cineole
Soledum
Tree number(s): D02.033.415.510.500.454
D02.455.426.392.368.367.318.625
D02.455.849.575.250
D10.289.510.500.454
Scope note: A monoterpene and cyclohexanol derivative that is the major component of EUCALYPTUS OIL. It is used in mouthwash, insect repellent, and as a cough suppressant, and also is widely used as a flavoring agent and solvent. It has antimicrobial properties.
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: 2019 (1969)
See also the descriptors: Eucalyptus Oil MeSH
DeCS UI: 57698
Descriptor UI: D000077591
Date Established: 2019/01/01
Date of Entry: 2018/07/09
Revision Date: 2018/05/21
Eucalyptol - Preferred
Concept UI M0055349
Scope note A monoterpene and cyclohexanol derivative that is the major component of EUCALYPTUS OIL. It is used in mouthwash, insect repellent, and as a cough suppressant, and also is widely used as a flavoring agent and solvent. It has antimicrobial properties.
Preferred term Eucalyptol
Entry term(s) 1,8 Cineol
1,8 Cineole
1,8 Epoxy p menthane
1,8-Cineol
1,8-Cineole
1,8-Epoxy-p-menthane
Cineole - Broader
Concept UI M000641008
Preferred term Cineole
Soledum - Narrower
Concept UI M0478100
Preferred term Soledum



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