An analogue of vasopressin used as a vasoactive drug in the management of hypotension
Terlipressin is an analogue of vasopressin used as a vasoactive drug in the management of hypotension. It has been found to be effective when norepinephrine does not help. Indications for use include norepinephrine-resistant septic shock and hepatorenal syndrome. In addition, it is used to treat bleeding esophageal varices.
The numerical value of terlipressin in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of terlipressin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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