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Substance P MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Substance P
Tree Number(s)
D12.644.276.812.900.866
D12.644.400.800.750
D12.644.456.800.866
D12.776.467.812.900.866
D12.776.631.650.800.750
D23.469.050.375.850.890
D23.529.812.900.866
Unique ID
D013373
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013373
Scope Note
An eleven-amino acid neurotransmitter that appears in both the central and peripheral nervous systems. It is involved in transmission of PAIN, causes rapid contractions of the gastrointestinal smooth muscle, and modulates inflammatory and immune responses.
Entry Term(s)
Euler-Gaddum Substance P
Hypothalamic Substance P
SP(1-11)
Pharm Action
Neurotransmitter Agents
Registry Number
33507-63-0
See Also
Receptors, Neurokinin-1
Public MeSH Note
73; was see under PEPTIDES 1963-72; EULER-GADDUM SUBSTANCE P was see SUBSTANCE P 1973-92; HYPOTHALAMIC SUBSTANCE P was see SUBSTANCE P 1977-92
Online Note
use SUBSTANCE P to search EULER-GADDUM SUBSTANCE P 1973-92 & HYPOTHALAMIC SUBSTANCE P 1977-92
History Note
73(65); was see under PEPTIDES 1963-72; EULER-GADDUM SUBSTANCE P was see SUBSTANCE P 1973-92; HYPOTHALAMIC SUBSTANCE P was see SUBSTANCE P 1977-92
Date Established
1973/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/07/05
Substance P Preferred
Hypothalamic Substance P Narrower
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