MINIRIN MELT DESMOPRESSIN 120mcg
What is Minirin Melt Desmopressin Indicated For?
Minirin Melt is used to treat symptoms of diabetes insipidus. Diabetes insipidus is a condition with extreme thirst and continuous production of large volumes of dilute urine.
It is used to treat primary nocturnal enuresis (bedwetting) in people over the age of 6 who have normal urine concentration abilities. Some patients have not responded to enuresis alarm treatment, or the device is unsuitable or inappropriate.
What is Minirin Melt Composition?
It contains Desmopressin Acetate as the active ingredient.
Minirin Melt Dosage
Minirin Melt 120mcg Tablet can be taken with or without meals and the dose and frequency of administration will be determined by your doctor.
How long does Minirin Melt take to work?
This medication works by reducing the amount of urine produced by the kidneys. It usually begins working within an hour and lasts 7 to 9 hours. This medication may be available under several brand names and/or in various forms.
Is Desmopressin effective in treating bedwetting?
DDAVP (Desmopressin Acetate) is a medication used to treat bedwetting in children. DDAVP does not cure the condition, but it does help treat the symptoms while the child is taking it. Numerous studies show a decrease in the number of wet nights.
How long can you stay on Minirin Melt?
The recommended starting dose is 0.2mg before bedtime. If this dose is not effective enough, it can be increased to 0.4mg. Fluid restriction should be observed. Minirin Melt tablets are intended for use for up to three months.
How long should I take desmopressin before going to bed?
Desmopressin has an eight-hour duration, so it should be taken just before your child goes to bed, and no drinks should be consumed for the next eight hours. It may be more effective to take Desmopressin an hour before bedtime so that it is already working on slowing wee production as your child goes to sleep.
What are the side effects of Minirin Melt Tablets?
Serious side effects of Minirin Melt tablets include;
- Decreased urine output
- Fast or irregular heartbeat
- Increased thirst
- Muscle pain or cramps
- Nausea or vomiting
- Shortness of breath.
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