Overview

Secretin is a hormone produced by the digestive tract. It is used as a medicine. Some secretin products are taken from pigs, while others are made in the laboratory. Two dosage forms are available as drugs. Secretin is either placed under the tongue or given by IV (intravenously).

Secretin is used to treat autism, schizophrenia, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

How does it work ?

Secretin is a hormone that is produced by the digestive tract. It stimulates the release of bicarbonate and water from the pancreas to aid digestion.

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