Product Code : 2010
Brand Name : SANDOSTATIN
Sandostatin is a man-made protein that is similar to a hormone in the body called somatostatin. Octreotide lowers many substances in the body such as insulin and glucagon, growth hormone, and chemicals that affect digestion.
Sandostatin is used to treat acromegaly.
Sandostatin is also used to reduce flushing episodes and watery diarrhea caused by cancerous tumors or tumors called vasoactive intestinal peptide tumors.