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Chloroform MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Chloroform
Tree Number(s)
D02.455.526.439.224
D02.455.526.913.810
Unique ID
D002725
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002725
Scope Note
A commonly used laboratory solvent. It was previously used as an anesthetic, but was banned from use in the U.S. due to its suspected carcinogenicity.
Entry Term(s)
Trichloromethane
Pharm Action
Solvents
Registry Number
7V31YC746X
Related Numbers
67-66-3
CAS Type 1 Name
Methane, trichloro-
NLM Classification #
QV 81
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Chloroform Preferred
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