Pharmacological vs Octreotide - What's the difference?

pharmacological | octreotide |


As an adjective pharmacological

is (pharmacology) of or having to do with pharmacology.

As a noun octreotide is

(pharmacy) an octapeptide that mimics natural somatostatin pharmacologically, though it is a more potent inhibitor of growth hormone, glucagon and insulin than the natural hormone.

pharmacological

English

Adjective

(-)
  • (pharmacology) Of or having to do with pharmacology.
  • Synonyms

    * pharmacologic

    Derived terms

    * pharmacological agent * toxicopharmacological

    octreotide

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia octreotide)
  • (pharmacy) An octapeptide that mimics natural somatostatin pharmacologically, though it is a more potent inhibitor of growth hormone, glucagon and insulin than the natural hormone.