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Descriptor in English: Mevinphos
Descriptor in Spanish: Mevinfos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Mevinfós
Descriptor in French: Mevinphos
Entry term(s): Fosdrin
Fosdrine
Phosdrin
Tree number(s): D02.705.400.501
Scope note: An organophosphate cholinesterase inhibitor that is used as an insecticide.
Annotation: for use to kill or control insects, use no qualifiers on the insecticide or the insect; appropriate qualifiers may be used when other aspects of the insecticide are discussed such as the effect on a physiologic process or behavioral aspect of the insect; for poisoning, coordinate with ORGANOPHOSPHATE POISONING
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
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: 91(73); was see under INSECTICIDES, ORGANOPHOSPHATE 1973-90
DeCS UI: 8988
Descriptor UI: D008799
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Mevinphos - Preferred
Concept UI M0013716
Scope note An organophosphate cholinesterase inhibitor that is used as an insecticide.
Preferred term Mevinphos
Fosdrin - Narrower
Concept UI M0352135
Preferred term Fosdrin
Entry term(s) Fosdrine
Phosdrin



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