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Secretin Dosage

Applies to the following strengths: 750 clinical units; synthetic porcine 16 mcg; synthetic human 16 mcg

Usual Adult Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Diagnostic

Stimulation of Pancreatic Secretions, Including Bicarbonate to Aid in the Diagnosis of Exocrine Pancreas Dysfunction:
0.2 mcg/kg body weight by intravenous injection over 1 minute.

Stimulation of Gastrin Secretion to Aid in Diagnosis of Gastrinoma:
0.4 mcg/kg body weight by intravenous injection over 1 minute.

Facilitation of the Identification of the Ampulla of Vater and Accessory Papilla During Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) to aid in cannulation of the pancreatic duct:
0.2 mcg/kg body weight by intravenous injection over 1 minute.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Dialysis

Data not available

Further information

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