Corticorelin Dosage

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Cushing's Syndrome

Corticorelin stimulation test:

1 mcg/kg (actual body weight) intravenously over 30 seconds once

Alternatively, corticorelin may be administered by intravenous bolus; however, signs and symptoms of side effects may be reduced when the drug is administered via 30 second infusion.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Cushing's Syndrome

Corticorelin stimulation test:

1 mcg/kg (actual body weight) intravenously over 30 seconds once

Alternatively, corticorelin may be administered by intravenous bolus; however, signs and symptoms of side effects may be reduced when the drug is administered via 30 second infusion.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

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Precautions

Doses greater than 1 mcg/kg (actual body weight) are not recommended.

Dialysis

Data not available

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