Anti-diuretic hormone is also known as

Antidiuretic hormone (ADH) is also called Vasopressin.


The anti-diuretic hormone is secreted by the neurohypophysis of the pituitary gland. It stimulates the constriction of blood vessels and results in an increase in blood pressure, therefore it is called vasopressin. The ADH is produced in the hypothalamus, which is stored and secreted by the pituitary gland which lies just beneath the base of the brain.

Was this answer helpful?


5 (1)


Choose An Option That Best Describes Your Problem

Thank you. Your Feedback will Help us Serve you better.

Leave a Comment

Your Mobile number and Email id will not be published. Required fields are marked *




Free Class