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Synonyms for Pitressin

hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus

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ADH administration as a purified preparation called pitressin may be given intramuscularly every two to four days and provides relieve for up to three days.
3 mg/kg) were injected into the jugular vein 3 min before starting the infusion of pitressin or ouabain.
After 6 days in the NCCU, RJ was transferred to the step-down unit for further care, where the aqueous pitressin was discontinued.
Use Pitressin, avoid tunneling incisions, tightly close uterine incisions using multiple layers, and consider using Cell Saver to recirculate the blood of a patient with a big fibroid, he said.
Males (n = 14) (a) Females (n = 15) (a) Alcohol consumption 64 (b) 20 (b) Smoking 50 33 Use of cocaine 21 13 Medication used (c) Dopamine 86 66 Dilantin 14 27 Solu-Medrol 43 13 Ancef 57 40 Mannitol 36 47 Pitressin 43 20 Lasix 43 33 Decadron 21 27 (a) Twenty-nine (14 males and 15 females) of the 35 organ donors included in this study were eligible with respect to use of medication, drug abuse, and smoking and drinking habits.