Descriptor English: Methohexital
Descriptor Spanish: Metohexital
Descriptor Portuguese: Metoexital
Descriptor French: Méthohexital
Entry term(s): Brevimytal Natrium
Brietal Sodium
Methohexital Sodium
Methohexital, Monosodium Salt
Monosodium Salt Methohexital
Natrium, Brevimytal
Sodium, Methohexital
Tree number(s): D03.383.742.698.253.488
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An intravenous anesthetic with a short duration of action that may be used for induction of anesthesia.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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
Pharm Action: Anesthetics, Intravenous
Registry Number: E5B8ND5IPE
CAS Type 1 Name: 2,4,6(1H,3H,5H)-pyrimidinetrione, 1-methyl-5-(1-methyl-2-pentynyl)-5-(2-propenyl)-, (+/-)-
Public MeSH Note: ENALLYNYMALUM was see METHOHEXITAL 1977-94
Online Note: use METHOHEXITAL to search ENALLYNYMALUM 1977-94
History Note: ENALLYNYMALUM was see METHOHEXITAL 1977-94
DeCS ID: 8902
Unique ID: D008723
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Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/05/24
Methohexital - Preferred
Concept UI M0013589
Scope note An intravenous anesthetic with a short duration of action that may be used for induction of anesthesia.
Preferred term Methohexital
Entry term(s) Methohexitone
Brevimytal Natrium - Narrower
Concept UI M0474225
Preferred term Brevimytal Natrium
Entry term(s) Brietal Sodium
Natrium, Brevimytal
Methohexital Sodium - Narrower
Concept UI M0330134
Preferred term Methohexital Sodium
Entry term(s) Methohexital, Monosodium Salt
Monosodium Salt Methohexital
Sodium, Methohexital
Brevital - Narrower
Concept UI M0369446
Preferred term Brevital
Brietal - Narrower
Concept UI M0369445
Preferred term Brietal

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