Information about Somatostatin
Somatostatin is used in the treatment of bleeding esophageal varices and acromegaly.
How somatostatin works
Somatostatin works by blocking the action of growth hormone. It also decreases bleeding from food pipe by constricting (narrowing) the blood vessels.
Common side effects of somatostatin
Acute toxicity, Nausea, Rash, Stomach upset.
Available Medicine for Somatostatin
- ₹3200Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹13809 to ₹13867Pfizer Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹343 to ₹2629Serum Institute Of India Ltd3 variant(s)
- ₹7838 to ₹15675Eli Lilly and Company India Pvt Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹495 to ₹1895United Biotech Pvt Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹1698Excella Life Sciences Pvt Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹500 to ₹965Biocon2 variant(s)