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Administration of Growth Hormone before _______ will cause an increase in height.
epiphyseal closure
What are the two drugs for Acromegaly?
Octreotide
Pegvisomant
What are the adverse effects of Growth Hormone?
Hyperglycemia
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
What drug is the synthetic form of GH?
Somatropin
What causes diabetes insipidus?
Deficiency of ADH
What are the preparations of ADH?
Vasopressin
Desmopressin
What is an adverse effect of only vasopressin?
Excessive vasoconstriction
What is an adverse effect of vasopressin and desmopressin?
Water Intoxication
What are the uses for GH?
PWS
Pediatric Short Stature
What is the drug for hypersecretion of Prolactin?
Cabergoline