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CAS number 3397-23-7
PubChem 14257660
ChemSpider 16736525 YesY
MeSH Ornipressin
ATC code H01BA05
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Molecular formula C45H63N13O12S2
Molar mass 1042.19 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Ornipressin is a vasoconstrictor,[1][2] haemostatic and renal agent.


  1. ^ H. Fruhstofer, M.D., M. Heisler, M.D. (1994). "Dose-response relation of ornipressin with regard to vasoconstriction in human skin". Br. J. Anaesth. 73 (2): 220–224. doi:10.1093/bja/73.2.220. 
  2. ^ Marc De Kock, MD, Pierre-Francois Laterre, MD, Patricia Andruetto, MD, Lionel Vanderessen, MD, Sylvie Dekrom, MD, Bernard Vanderick, MD and Patricia Lavand’homme, MD (June 2000). "Ornipressin (Por 8): An Efficient Alternative to Counteract Hypotension During Combined General/Epidural Anesthesia". Anesthesia & Analgesia 90 (6): 1301–1307. doi:10.1097/00000539-200006000-00008.