CHEBI:77035 - expectorant

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ChEBI Name expectorant
Definition Compounds that are considered to increase the volume of secretions in the respiratory tract, so facilitating their removal by ciliary action and coughing. Compare with mucolytics, which decrease the viscosity of mucus, facilitating its removal by ciliary action and expectoration, and antitussives, which suppress the cough reflex.
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing expectorant (CHEBI:77035) is a drug (CHEBI:23888)
Incoming (S)-(−)-verbenone (CHEBI:78316) has role expectorant (CHEBI:77035)
(S)-naringenin (CHEBI:17846) has role expectorant (CHEBI:77035)
4-hydroxy-3-methoxybenzene-1-sulfonic acid (CHEBI:85537) has role expectorant (CHEBI:77035)
emetine (CHEBI:4781) has role expectorant (CHEBI:77035)
guaiacol (CHEBI:28591) has role expectorant (CHEBI:77035)
potassium 4-hydroxy-3-methoxybenzene-1-sulfonate (CHEBI:32033) has role expectorant (CHEBI:77035)
potassium iodide (CHEBI:8346) has role expectorant (CHEBI:77035)
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Last Modified
23 April 2020