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How does octreotide work?
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
In brief: Octreotide
It inhibits glucagon, growth hormone & insulin, hence it is used for acromegaly & carcinoid syndrome & to treat diarrhea in some intestinal tumors.
It is a depot injectable drug.

In brief: Octreotide
It inhibits glucagon, growth hormone & insulin, hence it is used for acromegaly & carcinoid syndrome & to treat diarrhea in some intestinal tumors.
It is a depot injectable drug.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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