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Lypressin

The porcine antidiuretic hormone (VASOPRESSINS). It is a cyclic nonapeptide that differs from ARG-VASOPRESSIN by one amino acid, containing a LYSINE at residue 8 instead of an ARGININE. Lys-vasopressin is used to treat DIABETES INSIPIDUS or to improve vasomotor tone and BLOOD PRESSURE.
Also Known As:
8-Lysine Vasopressin; Diapid; Lys-Vasopressin; Lysyl Vasopressin; Postacton; 8 Lysine Vasopressin; Lys Vasopressin; Vasopressin, 8-Lysine; Vasopressin, Lysyl; Lysine Vasopressin; Vasopressin, Lysine; Cys-Tyr-Phe-Gln-Asn-Cys-Pro-Lys-Gly-NH2, cyclic 1-6 disulfide
Networked: 118 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 6 trials/studies)

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Experts

1. Jennings, Heath R: 1 article (12/2006)
2. Voils, Stacy A: 1 article (12/2006)
3. Pesaturo, Adam B: 1 article (12/2006)
4. Wilson, Thomas A: 1 article (07/2006)
5. Aijaz, Naghma: 1 article (07/2006)
6. Blanco, Ernesto J: 1 article (07/2006)
7. Blumberg, Denise: 1 article (07/2006)
8. Lane, Andrew H: 1 article (07/2006)
9. Ouattara, Alexandre: 1 article (06/2003)
10. Coriat, Pierre: 1 article (06/2003)

Related Diseases

1. Amnesia (Dissociative Amnesia)
2. Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure)
3. Diabetes Insipidus
4. Neoplasms (Cancer)
5. Body Weight (Weight, Body)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Arginine Vasopressin (Argipressin)
2. Puromycin
3. Arginine (L-Arginine)
4. Vasotocin (Argiprestocin)
5. Posterior Pituitary Hormones
6. carbobenzoxyprolyl-leucyl-glycinamide
7. cyclo(leucylglycine)
8. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
9. Hydrocortisone (Cortisol)
10. Dinoprostone (PGE2)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
2. Oral Administration
3. Catheters
4. Injections
5. Intravenous Infusions