Corticorelin ovine trifluate is a man-made form of a hormone that occurs naturally in the body. Corticorelin ovine trifluate is used as part of a medical test in people with Cushing's syndrome. Cushing syndrome is an endocrine disorder caused by high levels of cortisol (a steroid hormone produced by the adrenal gland). This medication is also used to help your doctor determine why your body is producing too much of its own cortisol. Corticorelin ovine trifluate may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Acthrel is a man-made type of hormone that naturally occurs in your body. It applies as a component of medical test in patients suffering from Cushing's syndrome, a condition that occurs due to high levels of steroid hormone in your body. Acthrel includes in the drug class corticotrophin, and it is available in generic kind as corticorelin ovine triflutate.