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Chemical Ceruletide

Name Ceruletide
CAS Type 1 Name Caerulein
Equivalent Terms Caerulein | Cerulein | Ceruletid | FI6934 | FI 6934 | FI-6934 | Takus
Definition A specific decapeptide obtained from the skin of Hila caerulea, an Australian amphibian. Caerulein is similar in action and composition to CHOLECYSTOKININ. It stimulates gastric, biliary, and pancreatic secretion; and certain smooth muscle. It is used in paralytic ileus and as diagnostic aid in pancreatic malfunction.
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MeSH® ID D002108
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  caerulein(4-10), Nle(8)-
  caerulein, beta-Asp(9)-
  caerulein, Nle(8)-
  cerulein 7
  ceruletide diethylamine
  Phe(8)-caerulein
  sapo, Phyllomedusa bicolor