Ch 35 Hypothalamus

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  1. What are the 2 hormones that do not have specific targets? What can't be used to regulate
    • Growth hormone and prolactin
    • negative feedback
  2. What is the adrencorticotropic hormone (ACTH) for
    renal/fluid volume
  3. What is the prototype drug for the hypothalamus?
    Leuprolide
  4. What are the other drugs for the hypothalamus? And what kind are they?
    • Goserelin, Histerlin, Nafarelin, Tesamorelin
    • Agonist
  5. What is Goselin used to treat?
    antineoplastic specific hormone stimulated cancers
  6. What is Histerlin used to treat?
    Advanced prostate cancers
  7. What is leuoprolide used to treat?
    endometriosis, cancers, precocious puberty
  8. What is Naferlin used to treat?
    endometriosis and precocious puberty
  9. What is tesamorelin used to treat?
    HIV patients with lipodystrophy
  10. What is the name of the anterior pit prototype?
    Somatropin
  11. What is the prototype for posterior pit hormone drugs?
    Desmopressin
  12. What do Posterior pit drugs treat?
    Diabetes insipidus
  13. What else does Desmopressin treat?
    hemophilia A, Willebrands disease, and nocturnal enuresis

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Ch 35 Hypothalamus
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