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Bethanechol MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Bethanechol
Tree Number(s)
D02.092.877.883.088.100
D02.241.081.251.133.100
D02.675.276.148.100
Unique ID
D018723
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018723
Scope Note
A slowly hydrolyzing muscarinic agonist with no nicotinic effects. Bethanechol is generally used to increase smooth muscle tone, as in the GI tract following abdominal surgery or in urinary retention in the absence of obstruction. It may cause hypotension, HEART RATE changes, and BRONCHIAL SPASM.
Entry Term(s)
Bethanechol Chloride
Bethanecol
Duvoid
Myo Hermes
Myocholine
Myotonachol
Myotonine
PMS-Bethanechol Chloride
Urecholine
Urocarb
Pharm Action
Parasympathomimetics
Muscarinic Agonists
Registry Number
004F72P8F4
Related Numbers
674-38-4
H4QBZ2LO84
CAS Type 1 Name
1-Propanaminium, 2-((aminocarbonyl)oxy)-N,N,N-trimethyl-
Public MeSH Note
95; BETHANECHOL was indexed under BETHANECHOL COMPOUNDS 1981-94
Online Note
use BETHANECHOL (NM) to search BETHANECHOL 1981-94; use BETHANECHOL COMPOUNDS to search BETHANECHOL 1966-67 (as Prov 1966-67)
History Note
95; was BETHANECHOL (NM) 1981-94; was heading 1964-67 (Prov)
Entry Combination
analogs & derivatives:Bethanechol Compounds
Date Established
1995/01/01
Date of Entry
1994/06/01
Revision Date
2017/01/17
Bethanechol Preferred
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