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Descriptor English:   Lypressin 
Descriptor Spanish:   Lipresina 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Lipressina 
Synonyms English:   8 Lysine Vasopressin
8-Lysine Vasopressin
Lys Vasopressin
Lysine Vasopressin
Lysyl Vasopressin
Vasopressin, 8-Lysine
Vasopressin, Lysine
Vasopressin, Lysyl  
Tree Number:   D06.472.699.631.692.781.400
Definition English:   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. 
Pharmacological Action:   Hemostatics
Vasoconstrictor Agents
Antidiuretic Agents
History Note English:   2010, 1979-2006 (1975) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AA analogs & derivatives
AN analysis AI antagonists & inhibitors
BI biosynthesis BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
DF deficiency DE drug effects
EC economics GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   22551 
Unique Identifier:   D008236 

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