Cortrosyn OverviewAdrenocorticotropic hormone is used as a medication and as diagnostic agent in the ACTH stimulation test.:316,1165:84,271 The form that is purified from pig pituitary glands is known as corticotropin (INN, BAN):316 is a medication and naturally occurring polypeptide tropic hormone produced and secreted by the anterior pituitary gland.:84 The form that is made synthetically is tetr...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Injection: 0.25mg, 0.25mg/ml, 0.25mg/vial
- Solution: 0.25mg/ml (0.25mg/ml)
NDC Database Records for Cortrosyn: (2 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0548-5900 Cortrosyn .25 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- 52584-050 Cortrosyn .25 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous; Parenteral Injection, Powder, for Solution by General Injectables & Vaccines, Inc