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Arginine vasopressin

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Description of Arginine vasopressin

Arginine vasopressin: usual mammalian antidiuretic hormone, it is a cyclic peptide with arginine in position 8 of the chain.
Source: CRISP

Arginine vasopressin: The predominant form of mammalian antidiuretic hormone. It is a nonapeptide containing an ARGININE at residue 8 and two disulfide-linked CYSTEINES at residues of 1 and 6. Arg-vasopressin is used to treat DIABETES INSIPIDUS or to improve vasomotor tone and BLOOD PRESSURE.
Source: MeSH 2007

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