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Vasopressin

Synonym(s): Anti-diuretic hormone (ADH, Pitressin

Introduction

Name

  • Vasopressin.

Class of drug

  • Peptide hormone

Uses

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Indications

  • Diagnosis and treatment of central diabetes insipidus (CDI)   Diabetes insipidus  .
  • Treatment of excessive bleeding due to von Willibrand's disease .

Administration

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Precautions

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Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Other sources of information

  • Based onSmall Animal Formulary.Tennant, Bryn (1999) 3rd edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA.

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