Synacthen

Synacthen

A brand name for TETRACOSACTRIN (tetracosactide).
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Post synacthen (ACTH stimulation test) was abnormal at 1.
However, few patients have demonstrated an adequate cortisol response to Synacthen during the follow-up period.
During standard Synacthen stimulation test (SST), serum cortisol is taken at 30 min.
Mallinckrodt has completed the license of Synacthen Depot, a synthenic ACTH product, to West Pharmaceuticals.
Marathon will also acquire exclusive rights to the Synacthen trademark in the United States.
This provides a requirement for assays to differentiate cortisol from exogenous glucocorticoids and their metabolites, to guarantee the integrity of the short synacthen test.
M2 PHARMA-August 30, 2016-Mallinckrodt receives US FDA approval for fast track designation of Synacthen Depot
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 30, 2016-Mallinckrodt receives US FDA approval for fast track designation of Synacthen Depot
4 y chronological age) she was subjected to 250 [micro]g Synacthen stimulation test that exhibited an elevation in the 17OHP basal level from 13 nM to >154 nM at 60 min.
Despite such high levels of 17-OHP, our patient displayed only borderline adrenal insufficiency, as evidenced by the short synacthen test.
A separate rival to purchase that drug has sued Questcor, claiming it would have sold Synacthen in the United States for "a few hundred dollars a vial," see Complaint, Retrophin, Inc.