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Descriptor English: gamma-Aminobutyric Acid
Descriptor Spanish: Ácido gamma-Aminobutírico
Descriptor Portuguese: Ácido gama-Aminobutírico
Descriptor French: Acide gamma-amino-butyrique
Entry term(s): 4 Aminobutanoic Acid
4 Aminobutyric Acid
4-Aminobutanoic Acid
4-Aminobutyric Acid
Acid, Hydrochloride gamma-Aminobutyric
Aminalon
Aminalone
GABA
GABA, Lithium
Gammalon
Hydrochloride gamma-Aminobutyric Acid
Lithium GABA
gamma Aminobutyric Acid
gamma Aminobutyric Acid, Hydrochloride
gamma Aminobutyric Acid, Monolithium Salt
gamma Aminobutyric Acid, Monosodium Salt
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Calcium Salt (2:1)
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Hydrochloride
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Monolithium Salt
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Monosodium Salt
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Zinc Salt (2:1)
Tree number(s): D02.241.081.114.500.350
D12.125.190.350
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005680
Scope note: The most common inhibitory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Entry Combination: antagonists & inhibitors:GABA Antagonists
agonists:GABA Agonists
Pharm Action: GABA Agents
Registry Number: 56-12-2
CAS Type 1 Name: Butanoic acid, 4-amino-
Previous Indexing: Aminobutyric Acids (1966-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 2001; see GABA 1979-2001, see AMINOBUTYRIC ACIDS 1975-1978, see AMINOBUTYRIC ACID 1963-1974
History Note: 2001(1975); use AMINOBUTYRIC ACIDS 1966-1974
Related: GABA Agents MeSH
Receptors, GABA MeSH
DeCS ID: 5819
Unique ID: D005680
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid - Preferred
Concept UI M0008927
Scope note The most common inhibitory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system.
Preferred term gamma-Aminobutyric Acid
Entry term(s) 4 Aminobutanoic Acid
4 Aminobutyric Acid
4-Aminobutanoic Acid
4-Aminobutyric Acid
Aminalon
Aminalone
GABA
gamma Aminobutyric Acid
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0330303
Preferred term gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Hydrochloride
Entry term(s) Acid, Hydrochloride gamma-Aminobutyric
Hydrochloride gamma-Aminobutyric Acid
gamma Aminobutyric Acid, Hydrochloride
Gammalon - Narrower
Concept UI M0369377
Preferred term Gammalon
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Monosodium Salt - Narrower
Concept UI M0330304
Preferred term gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Monosodium Salt
Entry term(s) gamma Aminobutyric Acid, Monosodium Salt
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Zinc Salt (2:1) - Narrower
Concept UI M0330306
Preferred term gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Zinc Salt (2:1)
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Calcium Salt (2:1) - Narrower
Concept UI M0330305
Preferred term gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Calcium Salt (2:1)
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Monolithium Salt - Narrower
Concept UI M0330302
Preferred term gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Monolithium Salt
Entry term(s) GABA, Lithium
Lithium GABA
gamma Aminobutyric Acid, Monolithium Salt



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