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Oxytocin

Also known as Syntocinon, Pitocin, and Oxoject

Oxytocin (Oxt) is a mammalian neurohypophysial hormone that acts primarily as a neuromodulator in the brain.

Source: Wikipedia

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed oxytocin to treat uterine contractions, pregnancy, pain during pregnancy, and spontaneous abortion.

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