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Arginine Vasopressin (Argipressin) Summary

Description: The predominant form of mammalian antidiuretic hormone. It is a nonapeptide containing an ARGININE at residue 8 and two disulfide-linked cysteines at residues of 1 and 6. Arg-vasopressin is used to treat DIABETES INSIPIDUS or to improve vasomotor tone and BLOOD PRESSURE.

Also Known As: Argipressin; Vasopressin, Arginine; Arg-Vasopressin; Argipressin Tannate; Arg Vasopressin Show All >>

Networked: 1930 relevant articles (66 outcomes, 213 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Arginine Vasopressin is Relevant

  1. Hyponatremia : 8 outcomes 14 studies in 160 results
  2. Septic Shock (Toxic Shock Syndrome) : 8 outcomes 11 studies in 47 results
  3. Shock : 7 outcomes 16 studies in 97 results
  4. Hemorrhage : 7 outcomes 8 studies in 81 results
  5. Diabetes Insipidus : 4 outcomes 6 studies in 88 results
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Drugs Related to Arginine Vasopressin

  1. Deamino Arginine Vasopressin (Desmopressin)
  2. Norepinephrine (Noradrenaline)
  3. Hormones
  4. Vasopressin Receptors (Arginine Vasopressin Receptor)
  5. Epinephrine (Adrenaline)
  6. Sodium
  7. Neuropeptides
  8. terlipressin
  9. simendan (Levosimendan)
  10. Puromycin
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Therapies Related to Arginine Vasopressin

  1. Resuscitation
  2. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  3. Length of Stay
  4. Transplants (Transplant)
  5. Chest Tubes (Chest Tube)
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