Tag: "synacthen" at medical news
Sports Cheats Beware - New Test To Detect Synacthen Found
...t can specifically search for the minute traces of synacthen
in a blood sample. Called immunological purification, this technique can find any synacthen
molecules even though its concentration is 10,000,000 less than other proteins in blood plasma. Th...
Adrenal Suppression not predicted by inhaled corticosteroids
...ion suppression. To test the hypothesis low dose synacthen
test was performed in 72 asthmatic children on long-term treatment (6-84 months) with low to moderate doses of inhaled budesonide. The parameters studied were changes in height standard deviation scores (HSDS) at the time of testing and height veloci...