Active Ingredient(s): Vasopressin
FDA Approved: * April 17, 2014
Category: Diabetes

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Vasostrict Overview

Vasopressin, also called antidiuretic hormone (ADH), arginine vasopressin (AVP) or argipressin,[5] is a hormone synthesized from the AVP gene as a peptide prohormone in neurons in the hypothalamus, and is converted to AVP. It then travels down the axon of that cell, which terminates in the posterior pituitary, and is released from vesicles into the circulation in response to extracellular fluid hypertonicity (hyperosmolality). AVP has two primary functions. First, it increas...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 20unit/ml, 20units/ml
  • Solution: 200units/10ml (20units/ml), 20units/100ml (0.2units/ml), 20units/ml (20units/ml), 40units/100ml (0.4units/ml), 60units/100ml (0.6units/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Vasostrict: (5 results)

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  • 42023-164 Vasostrict 20 [usp'u]/Ml Intravenous Injection by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 42023-190 Vasostrict 20 [Usp'u]/Ml Intravenous Injection by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 42023-219 Vasostrict 40 [Usp'u]/100ml Intravenous Injection by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 42023-220 Vasostrict 60 [Usp'u]/100ml Intravenous Injection by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 71872-7014 Vasostrict 20 [Usp'u]/Ml Intravenous Injection by Medical Purchasin Solutions, LLC

Other drugs which contain Vasopressin or a similar ingredient: (2 results)