Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Dictionary » Lypressin


Introduction: Lypressin

Description of Lypressin

Lypressin: an antidiuretic and vasoconstrictor used to treat diabetes insipidus.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Lypressin: A synthetic analog of the pituitary hormone, ARGIPRESSIN. Its action is mediated by the vasopressin receptor V2. It has prolonged antidiuretic activity, but little pressor effects. It also modulates levels of circulating FACTOR VIII and VON WILLEBRAND FACTOR.
Source: Diseases Database

Lypressin: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Lypressin:

Terms associated with Lypressin:

Terms Similar to Lypressin:

Source: Diseases Database

Broader terms for Lypressin

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Lypressin

The following list attempts to classify Lypressin into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • antidiuretic,antidiuretic drug
  • medicament,medication,medicinal drug,medicine
  • drug
  • agent
  • causal agency,causal agent,cause
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

External links related to: Lypressin

Source: Diseases Database

Interesting Medical Articles:

Medical dictionaries:

More Medical Dictionary Topics

  • RTS (Rothmund-Thomson syndrome)
  • RTS (Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome)
  • RTT
  • RTV
  • Ru
  • Ru element
  • RU-486
  • Rub
  • Rub alopecia
  • Rubarth
  • Rubarth disease virus
  • Rubber
  • Rubber allergen
  • Rubber allergy
  • Rubber dam

    Find out more

    Search to find out more about Lypressin:

    powered by

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise