Corticotropin is generally used in treatment of the treatment of infantile spasms.
High blood pressure
How to use
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How it works
Corticotropin is an adrenocorticotropic hormone analogue. It works by stimulating cortex of the adrenal gland to produce more adrenocortical hormones like corticosteroids and glucocorticoids which have anti-inflammatory and other regulatory activities in body..
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Is Corticotropin a steroid, cortisol? Corticotropin is not a steroid or cortisol
Q. Corticotropin is another name for? Corticotropin is another name for adrenocorticotropic hormone
Q. Why is Corticotropin administered? Corticotropin is administered to treat infantile spasm (severe fits syndrome) in infants and children under 2 years of age and multiple sclerosis (damaged insulating covers of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord) in adults. It is also used to treat breathing, blood, arthritis, endocrine, skin or eye problems, bowel inflammation or certain cancers
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