Hypopituitarism in Children Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

fludrocortisone Fludrocortisone

Fludrocortisone is in a class of drugs called steroids. Fludrocortisone prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

desmopressin (injection) Desmopressin (injection)

Desmopressin is a man-made form of a hormone that occurs naturally in the pituitary gland. This hormone is important for many functions including blood flow,...learn more »

desmopressin (nasal) Desmopressin (nasal)

Desmopressin is a man-made form of a hormone that occurs naturally in the pituitary gland. This hormone is important for many functions including blood flow,...learn more »

desmopressin (oral) Desmopressin (oral)

Desmopressin is a man-made form of a hormone that occurs naturally in the pituitary gland. This hormone is important for many functions including blood flow,...learn more »

somatropin Somatropin

Somatropin is a form of human growth hormone. Human growth hormone is important in the body for the growth of bones and muscles...learn more »

vasopressin Vasopressin

Vasopressin is a man-made form of a hormone called "anti-diuretic hormone" that is normally secreted by the pituitary gland. In the body, vasopressin acts on...learn more »

hydrocortisone (oral) Hydrocortisone (oral)

Hydrocortisone is in a class of drugs called steroids. Hydrocortisone prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »





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