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*  Diabetes insipidus
Central DI (CDI) is due to a lack of the hormone vasopressin (antidiuretic hormone). This can be due to damage to the ... Smith D, McKenna K, Moore K, Tormey W, Finucane J, Phillips J, Baylis P, Thompson CJ (2002). "Baroregulation of vasopressin ... Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus (NDI) occurs when the kidneys do not respond properly to vasopressin. Dipsogenic DI is due to ... Most cases of gestational DI can be treated with desmopressin (ddAVP), but not vasopressin. In rare cases, however, an ...
*  Copeptin
It has been shown that the kinetics of copeptin are similar to vasopressin in that context. The prognostic value of vasopressin ... Arginine vasopressin (AVP), also known as the antidiuretic hormone (ADH), is involved in multiple cardiovascular and renal ... However, vasopressin measurements are not commonly used in clinical practice because of the biochemical features of the ... Copeptin (also known as CT-proAVP) is a 39-amino acid-long peptide derived from a pre-pro-hormone consisting of vasopressin, ...
*  Brattleboro rat
The rats' lack of vasopressin was the result of a naturally occurring genetic mutation. The rats were being raised for ... The researchers determined that the rats failed to produce vasopressin, an antidiuretic hormone, and they gave the rats to ... Researchers there determined that the rats had a mutation in the gene that regulates the production of vasopressin. The DMS ... Vermont in 1961 without the ability to produce the hormone vasopressin, which helps control kidney function. ...
*  Central diabetes insipidus
Vasopressin is released by the posterior pituitary, but unlike most other pituitary hormones, vasopressin is produced in the ... is a type of diabetes insipidus due to a lack of vasopressin (ADH) production in the brain. Vasopressin acts to increase the ... The lack of vasopressin production usually results from some sort of damage to the pituitary gland. It may be caused due to ... This form of DI is due to an inherited mutation of the arginine vasopressin-neurophysin II (AVP-NPII) gene, inherited in an ...
*  Vasopressin
... is available for use as a medication. Vasopressin regulates the tonicity of body fluids. It is released from the ... Vasopressin released within the brain may have several actions: Vasopressin is released into the brain in a circadian rhythm by ... Use of vasopressin analogues for esophageal varices commenced in 1970. Vasopressin infusions are also used as second line ... Vasopressin, also named antidiuretic hormone (ADH), arginine vasopressin (AVP) or argipressin, is a hormone synthesized as a ...
*  Vasopressin receptor
... antagonists (VRAs) are drugs that block vasopressin receptors. Most commonly VRAs are used to treat ... Vasopressin receptor antagonists Holmes CL, Landry DW, Granton JT (December 2003). "Science review: Vasopressin and the ... The well known antidiuretic effect of vasopressin occurs via activation of V2R. Vasopressin regulates water excretion from the ... V1Rs on the luminal membrane of the collecting duct limit the antidiuretic action of vasopressin. Additionally, vasopressin ...
*  Vasopressin (medication)
A vasopressin receptor antagonist is an agent that interferes with action at the vasopressin receptors. They can be used in the ... Use of vasopressin analogues for esophageal varices commenced in 1970. Vasopressin infusions are also used as second line ... Although both vasopressors, vasopressin and epinephrine differ in that vasopressin does not have direct effects on cardiac ... "Vasopressin (Injection Route)". mayoclinic.org. Retrieved 26 June 2017. "Vasopressin" (PDF). F.A. Davis Company. 2017. ...
*  Vasopressin analogue
... s are chemicals similar in function but not necessarily similar in structure to vasopressin (ADH), such as ... or vasopressin's receptors are not being stimulated by the vasopressin. An example of desmopressin's use is for childhood bed- ...
*  Vasopressin receptor antagonist
A vasopressin receptor antagonist (VRA) is an agent that interferes with action at the vasopressin receptors. Most commonly ... A new[update] class of medication, the "vaptan" drugs, act by directly blocking the action of vasopressin at its receptors (V1A ... Serradeil-Le Gal, C; Wagnon, J; Valette, G; Garcia, G; Pascal, M; Maffrand, JP; Le Fur, G (2002). "Nonpeptide vasopressin ... Palm C, Pistrosch F, Herbrig K, Gross P (July 2006). "Vasopressin antagonists as aquaretic agents for the treatment of ...
*  Vasopressin receptor 2
... (V2R), or arginine vasopressin receptor 2 (officially called AVPR2), is a protein that acts as receptor ... Faà V, Ventruto ML, Loche S, Bozzola M, Podda R, Cao A, Rosatelli MC (Sep 1994). "Mutations in the vasopressin V2-receptor gene ... "Vasopressin and Oxytocin Receptors: V2". IUPHAR Database of Receptors and Ion Channels. International Union of Basic and ... Pan Y, Metzenberg A, Das S, Jing B, Gitschier J (Oct 1992). "Mutations in the V2 vasopressin receptor gene are associated with ...
*  Vasopressin receptor 1B
Vasopressin V1b receptor (V1BR) also known as vasopressin 3 receptor (VPR3) or antidiuretic hormone receptor 1B is a protein ... Nelivaptan (SSR149415) and D-[Leu4-Lys8]-vasopressin are a specific antagonist and agonist for the vasopressin 1b receptor, ... Zemo DA, McCabe JT (2001). "Salt-loading increases vasopressin and vasopressin 1b receptor mRNA in the hypothalamus and choroid ... vasopressin, the first V1b-selective agonist for rat vasopressin/oxytocin receptors". Endocrinology. 148 (9): 4136-46. doi: ...
*  Vasopressin receptor 1A
V1a vasopressin receptor antidiuretic hormone receptor 1A SCCL vasopressin subtype 1a receptor V1-vascular vasopressin receptor ... Vasopressin receptor 1A (V1AR), or arginine vasopressin receptor 1A (officially called AVPR1A) is one of the three major ... Avpr1a transcripts are diurnally expressed 12 hours out of phase from vasopressin expression in vasopressin and vasoactive ... the vasopressin receptor AVPR1A distribution differs both between and within species; vasopressin production occurs in the ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Pharmacy: Drugs and Medications: V: Vasopressin
Full chemical and drug information. Includes indication, pharmacology and contraindications. ...
*  Non-tropic hormone
Vasopressin (Antidiuretic hormone; ADH): secreted from the posterior pituitary and acts on the kidneys to maintain water ... Nielsen, S.; Chou, C.L.; Marples, D.; Christiensen, E.I.; Kishore, B.K.; Knepper, M.A. (1995). "Vasopressin increases water ...
*  Kokko and Rector Model
Further reading Vasopressin. John Libbey Eurotext. 1993. pp. 408-. ISBN 978-2-7420-0031-9. Britton, KE; Cage, PE; Carson, ER ( ...
*  Post-traumatic amnesia
1978). Vasopressin in amnesia. Lancet, 42. Eames P., Wood R. L. (1999). "Lysine vasopressin in post-traumatic memory disorders ... Lysine vasopressin, a modified form of the vasopressin molecule, had positive effects on memory when administered by injection ... Rats lacking adequate vasopressin, either due to genetic defect or hypophysectomy (surgical removal of the pituitary gland), ... Early research pointed to vasopressin as a potential treatment for improving the memory of patients living with post-traumatic ...
*  Paraventricular nucleus of hypothalamus
... which regulates ACTH secretion from the anterior pituitary gland Vasopressin, which also regulates ACTH secretion (vasopressin ... They also secrete vasopressin. The axons of the parvocellular neurosecretory neurons of the PVN project to the median eminence ... The magnocellular cells in the PVN elaborate and secrete two peptide hormones: oxytocin and vasopressin. These hormones are ... These neurons are thought to have a role in gastric reflexes and penile erection, Parvocellular vasopressin cells, which ...
*  Juvenile nephronophthisis
Polyuria is resistant to vasopressin. When other organ systems are affected, symptoms can include situs inversus, heart ...
*  Pituitary gland
... also known as vasopressin and arginine vasopressin AVP), the majority of which is released from the supraoptic nucleus in the ... Enhancement by various vasopressin analogs. Neuroendocrinology. 38(5):344-50. Brunton, Laurence L.; Chabner, Bruce A.; ... vasopressin, vasoactive intestinal peptide, angiotensin II, neuropeptide Y, galanin, substance P, bombesin-like peptides ( ... Central diabetes insipidus caused by a deficiency of vasopressin. Gigantism and acromegaly caused by an excess of growth ...
*  SRX246
... , also known as API-246, is a small-molecule, centrally-active, highly-selective vasopressin V1A receptor antagonist ... "Vasopressin Antagonists as Anxiolytics and Antidepressants: Recent Developments". Recent Patents on CNS Drug Discovery. 3 (2): ... "Azetidinones as vasopressin V1a antagonists". Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry. 15 (5): 2054-2080. doi:10.1016/j.bmc.2006.12. ... A potent and selective vasopressin 1a antagonist". Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 102 (6): 2033-2043. doi:10.1002/jps. ...
*  Antidiuretic
The major endogenous antidiuretics are antidiuretic hormone (ADH; also called vasopressin) and oxytocin. Both of those are also ... The antidiuretic hormone class includes vasopressin (ADH), argipressin, desmopressin, lypressin, ornipressin, oxytocin, and ...
*  Oxytocin receptor
"Vasopressin and Oxytocin Receptors: OT". IUPHAR Database of Receptors and Ion Channels. International Union of Basic and ... Caldwell HK, Young WS (2006). "Oxytocin and Vasopressin: Genetics and Behavioral Implications". In Lajtha A, Ramon L. Handbook ... Chini B, Manning M (August 2007). "Agonist selectivity in the oxytocin/vasopressin receptor family: new insights and challenges ... Peptide Carbetocin Demoxytocin Lipo-oxytocin-1 Merotocin Oxytocin Non-peptide TC OT 39 - non-selective over vasopressin ...
*  Indometacin
Vasopressin activity is also enhanced. Together these may lead to: Edema (swelling due to fluid retention) Hyperkalemia (high ... prostaglandin inhibits vasopressin's action in the kidney) Osteoarthritis Paget's disease of bone Paroxysmal hemicrania Patent ... possibly by enhancing the effects of vasopressin on the fetal kidneys. Indometacin was created in 1963 and it was first ...
*  Neurohypophysial hormone
Vasopressin and oxytocin are also synthesized in the parvocellular neurosecretory cells of the paraventricular nucleus of the ... Their main representatives are oxytocin and vasopressin. They are named for being secreted by the neurohypophysis, i.e. the ... Antoni FA, Kovács KJ, Dohanits J, Makara GB, Holmes MC, Mazurek MF (June 1988). "Hypophysiotrophic function of vasopressin and ... Oxytocin mediates contraction of the smooth muscle of the uterus and mammary gland, while vasopressin has antidiuretic action ...
*  Atrium (heart)
This triggers a release of vasopressin. In an adult, an atrial septal defect would result in the flow of blood in the reverse ...