Endochrine System Medications

These medications affect the endocrine system, which is made up of various glands such as the hypothalamus gland, pituitary gland, thyroid gland, pineal gland etc..

Glands produce and secrete hormones - chemical substances that regulate the body's growth, metabolism (the physical and chemical processes of the body), and sexual development and function.

  • Hormones such as melatonin, oxytocin and secretin
  • Hypoglycemic agents such as pioglitazone
  • Steroids such as prednisone.

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16 Jun 2018