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Descriptor English: Methoxychlor
Descriptor Spanish: Metoxicloro
Descriptor Portuguese: Metoxicloro
Descriptor French: Méthoxychlore
Entry term(s): DMDT
Dianisyl Trichloroethane
Metox
Trichloroethane, Dianisyl
Tree number(s): D02.455.526.439.610
SP4.097.036.684
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008731
Scope note: An insecticide. Methoxychlor has estrogenic effects in mammals, among other effects.
Annotation:
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: Insecticides
Registry Number: RIA79UD69L
CAS Type 1 Name: Benzene, 1,1'-(2,2,2-trichloroethylidene)bis(4-methoxy)-
Previous Indexing: Insecticides (1966-1972)
Public MeSH Note: 74
History Note: 74(72)
DeCS ID: 8910
Unique ID: D008731
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Methoxychlor - Preferred
Concept UI M0013601
Scope note An insecticide. Methoxychlor has estrogenic effects in mammals, among other effects.
Preferred term Methoxychlor
Entry term(s) DMDT
Dianisyl Trichloroethane
Trichloroethane, Dianisyl
Metox - Narrower
Concept UI M0351875
Preferred term Metox



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