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Descriptor English: Amygdalin
Descriptor Spanish: Amigdalina
Descriptor amigdalina
Entry term(s) amigdalósida
letrilo
mandelonitrilo-beta-gentiobiósida
vitamina B17
Scope note: Gligcósido cianógeno que se encuentra en las semillas de Rosaceae.
Descriptor Portuguese: Amigdalina
Descriptor French: Amygdaline
Entry term(s): Amygdaloside
Laetrile
Mandelonitrile beta Gentiobioside
Mandelonitrile-beta-Gentiobioside
Neoamygdalin
Vitamin B17
Tree number(s): D02.626.175
D09.408.348.050
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000678
Scope note: A cyanogenic glycoside found in the seeds of Rosaceae.
Annotation: /biosyn permitted if by plant
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
GE genetics
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
Pharm Action: Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Registry Number: 214UUQ9N0H
CAS Type 1 Name: Benzeneacetonitrile, alpha-((6-O-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-beta-D-glucopyranosyl)oxy)-, (R)-
Previous Indexing: Cyanides (1966-1967)
Glycosides (1966-1975)
Mandelic Acids (1966-1975)
Nitriles (1968-1975)
Public MeSH Note: 79; was see under NITRILES 1976-78; LAETRILE was see AMYGDALIN 1979-95, see under NITRILES 1975-78;
Online Note: use AMYGDALIN to search LAETRILE 1975-78
History Note: 79(76); was see under NITRILES 1976-78; LAETRILE was see AMYGDALIN 1979-95, see under NITRILES 1975-78
DeCS ID: 692
Unique ID: D000678
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/23
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Amygdalin - Preferred
Concept UI M0001043
Scope note A cyanogenic glycoside found in the seeds of Rosaceae.
Preferred term Amygdalin
Entry term(s) Amygdaloside
Mandelonitrile beta Gentiobioside
Mandelonitrile-beta-Gentiobioside
Neoamygdalin
Vitamin B17
Laetrile - Narrower
Concept UI M0352055
Preferred term Laetrile



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