Sandostatin vs Somatuline

Sandostatin
Somatuline
Other name: Lanreotide Lanreotide
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
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Carcinoid*
Carcinoid Syndrome
Acromegaly
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Acromegaly
Cancer
Method of use:
Injection
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Octreotide (brand name Sandostatin, Novartis) is an peptide that mimics natural somatostatin pharmacologically, though it is a more potent inhibitor of growth hormone, glucagon, and insulin than the natural hormone. It was first synthesized in 1979...
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Lanreotide (International Nonproprietary Name) is a medication used in the management of acromegaly and symptoms caused by neuroendocrine tumors, most notably carcinoid syndrome. It is a long-acting analog (chemistry) of somatostatin, like octreotide.Lan...
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Top Concerns
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Nausea
9
Pancreatitis
4
Shortness of Breath
3
Joint Pain
2
Hair Loss
2
Bloating
2
Palpitations
2
Gallstones
2
Dizziness
2
Gall Stones
1
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Nausea
6
Joint Pain
5
Stomach Problems
4
Hair Loss
4
Weight Gain
4
Burning
4
Itching
3
Pneumonia
2
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
2
Numbness
2
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About Sandostatin
Octreotide (brand name Sandostatin, Novartis) is an peptide that mimics natural somatostatin pharmacologically, though it is a more potent inhibitor of growth hormone, glucagon, and insulin than the natural hormone. It was first synthesized in 1979...
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Sandostatin
About Somatuline
Lanreotide (International Nonproprietary Name) is a medication used in the management of acromegaly and symptoms caused by neuroendocrine tumors, most notably carcinoid syndrome. It is a long-acting analog (chemistry) of somatostatin, like octreotide.Lan...
Read on Wikipedia
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Somatuline
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