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Sodium Channel Blockers MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Sodium Channel Blockers
Tree Number(s)
D27.505.519.562.750
D27.505.954.411.720
Unique ID
D026941
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D026941
Annotation
coordinate with DIURETICS if pertinent
Scope Note
A class of drugs that act by inhibition of sodium influx through cell membranes. Blockade of sodium channels slows the rate and amplitude of initial rapid depolarization, reduces cell excitability, and reduces conduction velocity.
Entry Version
NA CHANNEL BLOCK
Entry Term(s)
Channel Blockers, Sodium
Sodium Channel Blocker
Sodium Channel Inhibitor
Sodium Channel Inhibitors
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Ion Channels (1982-1988)
Sodium Channels/antagonists & inhibitors (1988-2001)
See Also
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents
Public MeSH Note
2002
History Note
2002
Date Established
2002/01/01
Date of Entry
2001/07/25
Revision Date
2020/05/27
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