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Vasopressin preparation

MedGen UID:
353075
Concept ID:
C1705480
Amino Acid, Peptide, or Protein; Hormone; Pharmacologic Substance
Synonyms: Vasopressin; Vasopressin (USP)
SNOMED CT: Vasopressin preparation (71338005); Antidiuretic hormone preparation (71338005); ADH preparation (71338005); Vasopressin product (71338005); ADH - Antidiuretic hormone (77671006); Antidiuretic hormone (77671006); Vasopressin (77671006); ADH (77671006); Antidiuretic hormone-vasopressin (71338005); ADH - Vasopressin (71338005)
 

Definition

A pharmaceutical preparation containing a mixture of arg-vasopressin and lys-vasopressin. It is prepared by synthesis or obtained from neurohypophyseal extract of domestic animals. Its vasopressor activity is not less than 300 USP vasopressin units per mg. [from MeSH]

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