Descriptor English: Heptanes
Descriptor Spanish: Heptanos
Descriptor heptanos
Entry term(s) heptano
Scope note: Alcanos de siete carbonos con la fórmula C7-H16.
Descriptor Portuguese: Heptanos
Descriptor French: Heptanes
Entry term(s): Heptane
Tree number(s): D02.455.326.146.485
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Seven-carbon alkanes with the formula C7H16.
Annotation: CYCLOHEPTANES is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
Previous Indexing: Alkanes (1966-1977)
Hydrocarbons (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note: 78
History Note: 78
Related: Cycloheptanes MeSH
DeCS ID: 6692
Unique ID: D006536
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/20
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Heptanes - Preferred
Concept UI M0010243
Scope note Seven-carbon alkanes with the formula C7H16.
Preferred term Heptanes
Entry term(s) Heptane
Isoheptanes - Narrower
Concept UI M0010244
Preferred term Isoheptanes
Entry term(s) Isoheptane

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