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Descriptor English: Methacrylates
Descriptor Spanish: Metacrilatos
Descriptor Portuguese: Metacrilatos
Descriptor French: Méthacrylates
Entry term(s): Methacrylate
Tree number(s): D02.241.081.069.600
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008689
Scope note: Acrylic acids or acrylates which are substituted in the C-2 position with a methyl group.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
Previous Indexing: Acrylates (1968-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under ACRYLATES 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under ACRYLATES 1975-90
Related: Polymethacrylic Acids MeSH
DeCS ID: 8864
Unique ID: D008689
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Methacrylates - Preferred
Concept UI M0013538
Scope note Acrylic acids or acrylates which are substituted in the C-2 position with a methyl group.
Preferred term Methacrylates
Entry term(s) Methacrylate



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