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Descriptor English: Narcotics
Descriptor Spanish: Narcóticos
Descriptor Portuguese: Entorpecentes
Descriptor French: Stupéfiants
Entry term(s): Analgesics, Narcotic
Effect, Narcotic
Effects, Narcotic
Narcotic
Narcotic Analgesics
Narcotic Effect
Narcotic Effects
Tree number(s): D27.505.696.277.600
D27.505.696.663.850.014.760
D27.505.954.427.040.550
D27.505.954.427.210.600
VS2.002.001.022
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009294
Scope note: Agents that induce NARCOSIS. Narcotics include agents that cause somnolence or induced sleep (STUPOR); natural or synthetic derivatives of OPIUM or MORPHINE or any substance that has such effects. They are potent inducers of ANALGESIA and OPIOID-RELATED DISORDERS.
Annotation: NARCOTIC ADDICTION see OPIOID-RELATED DISORDERS is available; note entry term NARCOTIC EFFECT: use only for the narcotic effect of a chemical substance
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
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
Entry Combination: antagonists & inhibitors:Narcotic Antagonists
Public MeSH Note: for NARCOTIC ANALGESICS see ANALGESICS, OPIOID 1975-2006
History Note: for NARCOTIC ANALGESICS use ANALGESICS, OPIOID 1975-2006
Related: Opioid-Related Disorders MeSH
Receptors, Opioid MeSH
DeCS ID: 9489
Unique ID: D009294
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Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Narcotics - Preferred
Concept UI M0014481
Scope note Agents that induce NARCOSIS. Narcotics include agents that cause somnolence or induced sleep (STUPOR); natural or synthetic derivatives of OPIUM or MORPHINE or any substance that has such effects. They are potent inducers of ANALGESIA and OPIOID-RELATED DISORDERS.
Preferred term Narcotics
Entry term(s) Narcotic
Narcotic Analgesics - Narrower
Concept UI M0001069
Preferred term Narcotic Analgesics
Entry term(s) Analgesics, Narcotic
Narcotic Effect - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0556129
Preferred term Narcotic Effect
Entry term(s) Effect, Narcotic
Effects, Narcotic
Narcotic Effects



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