Active Ingredient(s):Secretin FDA Approved: * April 9, 2004 Pharm Company: *CHIRHOCLIN Category:Diagnostic Aid
Secretin is a hormone that regulates water homeostasis throughout the body and influences the environment of the duodenum by regulating secretions in the stomach, pancreas, and liver. It is a peptide hormone produced in the S cells of the duodenum, which are located in the intestinal glands. In humans, the secretin peptide is encoded by the SCT gene.
Secretin helps regulate the pH of the duodenum by (1) inhibiting the secretion of gastric acid from the pa...
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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