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What produces oxytocin and vasopressin?
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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
5 doctors agree
In brief: Pituitary and adrena
The posterior pituitary gland makes oxytocin, and a layer of the adrenal gland makes vasopressin(epinephrine).

In brief: Pituitary and adrena
The posterior pituitary gland makes oxytocin, and a layer of the adrenal gland makes vasopressin(epinephrine).
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Dr. Wayne Ingram
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Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice
2 doctors agree
In brief: BOTH=Post. Pituitary
Both oxytocin and vasopressin (adh) are produced in the posterior pituitary the structure of oxytocin is very similar to that of vasopressin also a nonapeptide with a sulfur bridge, whose sequence differs from oxytocin by 2 amino acids.

In brief: BOTH=Post. Pituitary
Both oxytocin and vasopressin (adh) are produced in the posterior pituitary the structure of oxytocin is very similar to that of vasopressin also a nonapeptide with a sulfur bridge, whose sequence differs from oxytocin by 2 amino acids.
Dr. Allen Seely
Dr. Allen Seely
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Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: The pituitary gland.
These hormones are chemically very similar, yet functionally distinct.

In brief: The pituitary gland.
These hormones are chemically very similar, yet functionally distinct.
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
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