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Muscarinic Antagonists MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Muscarinic Antagonists
Tree Number(s)
D27.505.519.625.120.200.500
D27.505.696.577.120.200.500
Unique ID
D018727
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018727
Scope Note
Drugs that bind to but do not activate MUSCARINIC RECEPTORS, thereby blocking the actions of endogenous ACETYLCHOLINE or exogenous agonists. Muscarinic antagonists have widespread effects including actions on the iris and ciliary muscle of the eye, the heart and blood vessels, secretions of the respiratory tract, GI system, and salivary glands, GI motility, urinary bladder tone, and the central nervous system.
Entry Version
MUSCARINIC ANTAG
Entry Term(s)
Antimuscarinic
Antimuscarinic Agent
Antimuscarinic Agents
Antimuscarinics
Cholinergic Muscarinic Antagonist
Cholinergic Muscarinic Antagonists
Muscarinic Antagonist
Registry Number
0
NLM Classification #
QV 132
Previous Indexing
Parasympatholytics (1966-1994)
See Also
Parasympatholytics
Public MeSH Note
95; ANTIMUSCARINIC AGENTS was see PARASYMPATHOLYTICS 1969-94
Online Note
use PARASYMPATHOLYTICS to search ANTIMUSCARINIC AGENTS 1969-94
History Note
95; ANTIMUSCARINIC AGENTS was see PARASYMPATHOLYTICS 1969-94
Date Established
1995/01/01
Date of Entry
1994/06/01
Revision Date
2020/05/27
Muscarinic Antagonists Preferred
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