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Pseudoephedrine MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Pseudoephedrine
Tree Number(s)
D02.033.100.624.853
D02.033.755.624.853
D02.092.063.624.788
D02.092.471.683.847
Unique ID
D054199
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054199
Scope Note
A phenethylamine that is an isomer of EPHEDRINE which has less central nervous system effects and usage is mainly for respiratory tract decongestion.
Entry Term(s)
Isoephedrine
Pseudoephedrine HCl
Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride
Sudafed
Threo Isomer of Ephedrine
Pharm Action
Bronchodilator Agents
Nasal Decongestants
Registry Number
7CUC9DDI9F
Related Numbers
6V9V2RYJ8N
90-82-4
CAS Type 1 Name
(1S,2S)-2-methylamino-1-phenyl-propan-1-ol
Previous Indexing
Ephedrine (1978-2007)
Public MeSH Note
2008; see EPHEDRINE 1978-2007
History Note
2008(1978)
Date Established
2008/01/01
Date of Entry
2007/07/09
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Pseudoephedrine Preferred
Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride Narrower
Sudafed Narrower
Isoephedrine Related
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