Basic Information On Ddavp
Ddavp is an ant diuretic hormone that is used for the treatment of nighttime bedwetting. Ddavp can also be used to treat momentarily increased urination and thirst caused by either an injury of head or some kind of surgery of the brain. It is also administered in certain types of diabetes. It helps by working on the kidneys to produce lesser urine. This medicine is excreted by the kidney in large amounts. The danger of toxic reactions to Ddavp is likely to be greater in people suffering from impaired renal function. Since elderly patients are more prone to decreased renal function, extra care needs to be taken in their dose selection. Ddavp is a prescription medicine.
Precautions/Side Effects For Ddavp
Ddavp (Desmopressin) should not be used if you are allergic to Desmopressin or any other ingredient of Ddavp. You should avoid taking Ddavp drug if you have kidney problems or you have a history of salt depletion or low blood sodium levels. You should consult your doctor before taking brand or generic Ddavp if you are allergic to any type of food, medicines or you suffer or have suffered from serious drowsiness, history of heart and kidney problems, high blood pressure, cystic fibrosis, swelling or fluid retention, fever, dehydration, severe infection, diarrhea, vomiting or unusual blood electrolyte levels.
Side effects of brand or generic Ddavp include serious allergic reactions like rash, itching, hives, difficulty in breathing, swelling of face, lips, mouth or tongue, tightness in the chest or confusion. Other side effects may also occur like fainting, mood swings, loss of appetite, irritability, agitation, spasms, cramps, muscle weakness or nausea.
All patients should start with the dosage of 0.05 mg (1/2 of the 0.1 mg tablet) 2 times a day and this dosage should be individually adjusted to the patient’s optimum therapeutic dose. Most people found that the most favorable dosage range for them was 0.1 mg to 0.8 mg daily, (this dosage is administered in divided doses). Total daily dose should be increased or decreased in the range of 0.1 mg. This is divided into 2 or 3 daily doses as needed to obtain adequate antidiuresis.
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