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A 42-year-old member asked:

Does any body know of roles of the anti-diuretic hormone, ' vasopressin'?

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Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Child Psychiatry 46 years experience
Anti-enuretic: Vasopressin is marketed as a medicine under the name ddavp (desmopressin). When used properly, it is a very effective treatment for bedwetting.
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