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1

Performance enhancing drug used for genetic diseases associated with short stature?

Somatropin

2

Somatostatin analog that suppress IGF GH 5HT and GI peptides? Commonly used in variceal bleeding

Octreotide

3

FSH analog for controlled ovarian hyperstimulation and treatment of infertility due to hypogonadism in men?

Follitropin Alfa

4

LH analog that produce LH surge for hypogonadotropic hypogonadism?

Choriogonadotropin Alfa

5

GnRH analog used for prostate cancer, precocious puberty, myoma uteri that cause tumor flare up?

Leuprolide - leading to temporary exacerbation

"Na-LEU-ko na!"

6

GnRH antagonist for advanced prostate cancer but does NOT produce tumor flare up?

Ganirelix