Descriptor English: Hypnotics and Sedatives
Descriptor Spanish: Hipnóticos y Sedantes
Descriptor hipnóticos y sedantes
Entry term(s) efecto hipnótico
efecto sedante
sedante e hipnótico
Scope note: Fármacos que se utilizan para inducir somnolencia o sueño o para reducir la excitación psicológica o la ansiedad.
Descriptor Portuguese: Hipnóticos e Sedativos
Descriptor French: Hypnotiques et sédatifs
Entry term(s): Effect, Hypnotic
Effect, Sedative
Effects, Hypnotic
Effects, Sedative
Hypnotic Effect
Hypnotic Effects
Hypnotic and Sedative
Sedative Effect
Sedative Effects
Sedative and Hypnotic
Sedatives and Hypnotics
Tree number(s): D27.505.696.277.350
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Drugs used to induce drowsiness or sleep or to reduce psychological excitement or anxiety.
Annotation: note entry terms HYPNOTIC EFFECT and SEDATIVE EFFECT: use only for the hypnotic or sedative effect of a chemical substance
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
Related: Histamine H1 Antagonists MeSH
Tranquilizing Agents MeSH
DeCS ID: 7170
Unique ID: D006993
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Hypnotics and Sedatives - Preferred
Concept UI M0010885
Scope note Drugs used to induce drowsiness or sleep or to reduce psychological excitement or anxiety.
Preferred term Hypnotics and Sedatives
Entry term(s) Hypnotic and Sedative
Sedative and Hypnotic
Sedatives and Hypnotics
Hypnotic Effect - Narrower
Concept UI M0556127
Preferred term Hypnotic Effect
Entry term(s) Effect, Hypnotic
Effects, Hypnotic
Hypnotic Effects
Sedatives - Narrower
Concept UI M0010886
Preferred term Sedatives
Entry term(s) Sedative
Hypnotics - Narrower
Concept UI M0010884
Preferred term Hypnotics
Entry term(s) Hypnotic
Sedative Effect - Narrower
Concept UI M0556128
Preferred term Sedative Effect
Entry term(s) Effect, Sedative
Effects, Sedative
Sedative Effects

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