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Descriptor English: Lypressin
Descriptor Spanish: Lipresina
Descriptor Portuguese: Lipressina
Descriptor French: Lypressine
Entry term(s): 8 Lysine Vasopressin
8-Lysine Vasopressin
Diapid
Lys Vasopressin
Lys-Vasopressin
Lysine Vasopressin
Lysyl Vasopressin
Postacton
Vasopressin, 8-Lysine
Vasopressin, Lysine
Vasopressin, Lysyl
Tree number(s): D06.472.699.631.692.781.400
D12.644.400.900.400
D12.644.456.925.480
D12.644.548.691.692.781.400
D12.776.631.650.937.400
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008236
Scope note: The porcine antidiuretic hormone (VASOPRESSINS). It is a cyclic nonapeptide that differs from ARG-VASOPRESSIN by one amino acid, containing a LYSINE at residue 8 instead of an ARGININE. Lys-vasopressin is used to treat DIABETES INSIPIDUS or to improve vasomotor tone and BLOOD PRESSURE.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Hemostatics
Vasoconstrictor Agents
Antidiuretic Agents
Registry Number: 50-57-7
CAS Type 1 Name: Cys-Tyr-Phe-Gln-Asn-Cys-Pro-Lys-Gly-NH2, cyclic 1-6 disulfide
Previous Indexing: Lysine (1966-1974)
Vasopressins (1966-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 2010, 1979-2006; see LYSINE VASOPRESSIN 2007-2009, see VASOPRESSIN 1975-1978
History Note: 2010, 1979-2006 (1975)
DeCS ID: 22551
Unique ID: D008236
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Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2015/11/24
Lypressin - Preferred
Concept UI M0012831
Scope note The porcine antidiuretic hormone (VASOPRESSINS). It is a cyclic nonapeptide that differs from ARG-VASOPRESSIN by one amino acid, containing a LYSINE at residue 8 instead of an ARGININE. Lys-vasopressin is used to treat DIABETES INSIPIDUS or to improve vasomotor tone and BLOOD PRESSURE.
Preferred term Lypressin
Entry term(s) 8 Lysine Vasopressin
8-Lysine Vasopressin
Lys Vasopressin
Lys-Vasopressin
Lysine Vasopressin
Lysyl Vasopressin
Vasopressin, 8-Lysine
Vasopressin, Lysine
Vasopressin, Lysyl
Diapid - Narrower
Concept UI M0373045
Preferred term Diapid
Postacton - Narrower
Concept UI M0373044
Preferred term Postacton



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