Medical Conditions Terminology in Category #


6-Aminocaproic Acid

An antifibrinolytic agent that acts by inhibiting plasminogen activators which have fibrinolytic properties.

6-alpha-Methyl-17alpha-hydroxyprogesterone Acetate

A synthetic progestin that is derived from 17-hydroxyprogesterone. It is a long-acting contraceptive that is effective both orally or by intramuscular injection and has also been used to treat breast and endometrial neoplasms.

5-Valine-Angiotensin II Amide

The octapeptide amide of bovine angiotensin II used to increase blood pressure by vasoconstriction.

5-Oxopyrrolidine-2-carboxylic Acid

A keto derivative of proline. Elevated levels of pyrrolidonecarboxylic acid are often associated with problems of glutamine or glutathione metabolism. (From Stedman, 26th ed)