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.
granting West Therapeutic Development, LLC certain rights to develop and market the specialty drug Synacthen Depot in the United States.
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 EQUITYBITES-August 30, 2016-Mallinckrodt receives US FDA approval for fast track designation of Synacthen Depot
M2 PHARMA-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.