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6.5 Hypothalamic and pituitary hormones and anti-oestrogens

 6.5.1 Hypothalamic and anterior pituitary hormones and anti-oestrogens  

     Named patient only
     For use in endocrine testing

 Anti oestrogens

     CLOMIFENE (Yellow)

 Anterior pituitary hormones

     TETRACOSACTIDE (Synacthen)
 Growth hormone
     SOMATROPIN (Amber)
     NICE TA188 - Human growth hormone (somatropin) for the treatment of growth failure in children May 2010
     NICE TA64 - Human growth hormone (somatropin) in adults with growth hormone deficiency Aug 2003
 Hypothalmic hormones
     GONADORELIN (LH-RH) (Amber)
     PROTIRELIN (TRH) (for endocrine testing only)

 6.5.2 Posterior pituitary hormones and antagonists

 Desmopressin nasal spray is no longer licensed for nocturnal enuresis - see Drug Safety Update
     DESMOPRESSIN (Yellow for Diabetes Insipidus)



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