Desmopressin

DOSAGE FORMS

Eye drops, Tablets

GENERAL

Desmopressin is a synthetic form of the natural hormone, vasopressin, it controls fluid elimination in the body. It is used to control the excessive urination caused by a disease called diabetes insipidus. On occasion, it is used to treat a disease call V

PROPER USAGE

Desmopressin eye drops shoud be administered right into the eyelid sac. Do not touch the tip of the dropper to the eyelid to avoid contamination. Put the cap on the bottle immediately after instilling the eye drops to avoid contamination. smopressin shoul

SIDE EFFECTS

Eye drops can cause eye irritation, Water retention and swelling, In humans (not sure in animals): headaches, flushing, chills, weakness, dizziness

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