ACTHREL

Found in: United Kingdom United States

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
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Corticorelin results in a rapid and sustained increase of plasma ACTH levels and a near parallel increase of plasma cortisol. In addition corticorelin causes a concomitant and prolonged release of the related proopiomelanocortin peptides β- and γ-lipotropins (β- and γ-LPH) and β-endorphin (β-END).

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Corticotropin
H Systemic hormonal preparations, excl. Sex hormones and insulins → H01 Pituitary and hypothalamic hormones and analogues → H01A Anterior pituitary lobe hormones and analogues → H01AA ACTH

Product monographs

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Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
FDA, National Drug Code (US)
Identifier(s): 55566-0302
Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)
Identifier(s): 326208