PitocinActive Ingredient(s): Oxytocin
FDA Approved: * November 19, 1980
Pharm Company: * PARKEDALE
Category: Sexual Health
Oxytocin (Oxt or OT) is a peptide hormone and neuropeptide normally produced in the hypothalamus and released by the posterior pituitary. It plays a role in social bonding, reproduction, childbirth, and the period after childbirth. Oxytocin is released into the bloodstream as a hormone in response to sexual activity and during labour. It is also available in pha... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.