Desmopressin acetate

What is Desmopressin acetate?

Desmopressin (trade names: DDAVP, DesmoMelt, Minirin, Minirin Melt, Octim, Stimate) is a synthetic replacement for vasopressin, the hormone that reduces urine production. It may be taken nasally, intravenously, or as an oral or sublingual tablet. Physicians prescribe desmopressin most frequently for treatment of diabetes insipidus, bedwetting, or nocturia.

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I use Desmopressin Acetate Nasal... I have used this drug since 1990 and need it. My insurance co. now informs me I will have to pay 95$ for 2...

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Hi. If you are using this spray for Diabetes Insipidus, there is no way you can really stop this irrespective of the cost. One option remains is to...

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He is urinating 3-4 times in bed during sleep.How to avoid frequent urination during...

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Behavioural and drug therapy is needed.

Detailed Answer:
Hi Sir.

I understand your concern.

He seems to have nocturnal enuresis....

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I was diagnosed with von willebrand factor. I'm 22 years old, 5ft. 3 , 130 lbs. I recently was in a car accident and unfortunately was taken to...

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Hello.

Thanks for posting your query.

Hope you did not sustain any serious injuries.

Von willebrand disease does not lead to alterations in blood...

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