Classification of different animal products used as drug and surgicals

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Classification of different animal products used as drug and surgicals

Drugs

Category

Animal sources

Insulin Hormone Pancreas of beef or pig
Thyroid extract/thyroxine Hormone Thyroid gland
Shark liver oil Vitamin A Livers of shark and allied species
Cod liver oil Vitamin A and D Livers of Gadus species
Antisnake venom Immune serum Blood of horse
Hyaluronidase Enzyme Testis of bull
Pepsin Enzyme Stomach of beef and pig
Surgical ligatures and sutures Used in surgery Intestinal tissues, tendons of animals.

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Category: Pharmacology

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