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- n. An analogue of vasopressin used as a vasoactive drug in the management of hypotension
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Pipeline candidates fall under major therapeutic classes such as stem cell therapy, terlipressin or vasopressin receptor agonist, anti-viral agent, immunomodulator, ammonia detoxicator and carbon adsorbent.
Ikaria acquired the North American and Australian rights to LUCASSIN® (terlipressin), a potential treatment for hepatorenal syndrome Type 1, as well as the exclusive worldwide license to IK-5001, a potential treatment for preventing cardiac remodeling and subsequent congestive heart failure following acute myocardial infarction.