Active ingredient: Desmopressin 01.mg
Vet prescription accepted.
Desmopressin acetate 0.1mg is used to treat
Desmopressin Tablet 0.1mg is used to stop frequent urination and excessive drinking. For people with diabetes insipidus, this medication replaces the hormone ADH that is not being produced.
Looking for a medication to treat diabetes insipidus? Look no further than Desmopressin Acetate Tablet 0.1mg. This medication is used to treat vasopressin-sensitive cranial diabetes insipidus, post-hypophysectomy polyuria/polydipsia, and primary nocturnal enuresis. So if you’re looking for relief from excessive urination, be sure to ask your doctor about Desmopressin Acetate Tablet 0.1mg.
Desmopressin Tablet 0.1mg can also be prescribed for cats and dogs.
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The price of Desmopressin Tablet 0.1mg is £67.80
You can buy Desmopressin Acetate Tablet 0.1mg at Dock Pharmacy Essex UK, UK Online Pharmacy.
Desmopressin Acetate Tablet 0.1mg is not available to buy over the counter. You need a prescription to buy Desmopressin Acetate Tablet 0.1mg
128 Dock Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7BJ
Desmopressin tablets are taken by mouth.
Always take Desmopressin exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Treatment of Diabetes Insipidus:
The starting dose in adults and children is 100 micrograms, three times daily. The dose should then be adjusted according to the patient’s response.
For most patients, the adjusted dose is 100 to 200 micrograms, three times daily.
The dose of Desmopressin depends on the concentration of the urine.
Primary nocturnal enuresis:
The usual dose for children (from 5 years of age) and adults (up to 65 years of age) is 200 micrograms at bedtime. If necessary, your doctor may increase the dose to 400 micrograms.
The need for continued treatment should be reassessed after 3 months by stopping treatment with Desmopressin for at least one week.
If it appears that Desmopressin is not having an effect at low doses, your doctor may tell you not to take the tablets with food.
If you take more Desmopressin than you should
Go to the accident and emergency department at the nearest hospital straight away. Take the Desmopressin pack with you.
If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Before you take Desmopressin
Do not take Desmopressin tablets (and talk to your doctor) if you:
Take special care with Desmopressin tablets (and talk to your doctor) if you:
If you are being treated with Desmopressin for bed-wetting, your fluid intake must be limited from 1 hour before until 8 hours after taking the tablets. You should avoid drinking water while swimming and you should stop taking Desmopressin if you are vomiting or have diarrhoea until your fluid balance is back to normal.
You must be careful not to drink too much fluid if you have a condition that causes a fluid or salt disorder or if you are at risk of increased intracranial pressure (pressure on the brain).
It is important to monitor body weight and blood pressure during treatment with Desmopressin.
Taking other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, or have recently taken, any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. This is especially important of the following substances as they may interact with your Desmopressin tablets:
It may still be all right for you to be given Desmopressin and your doctor will be able to decide what is suitable for you.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Your doctor may want to monitor your blood pressure if you are pregnant.
Driving and using machines
Desmopressin has no effect on driving or using machines.
Important information about some of the ingredients of Desmopressin tablets
Desmopressin tablets contain lactose, which is a type of sugar. If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicine.
What Desmopressin tablets contain
The active substance is desmopressin acetate hydrate.
The other ingredients are: lactose monohydrate, potato starch, povidone, magnesium stearate and colloidal anhydrous silica.
Possible side effects
Like all medicines, Desmopressin tablets can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
All medicines can cause allergic reactions, although serious allergic reactions are very rare.
Stop taking Desmopressin tablets and tell your doctor or go to the nearest hospital casualty department straight away if you experience any of the following:
The following side effects have been reported:
Treatment with Desmopressin without reducing fluid intake may cause water retention or low sodium levels. Low sodium levels can cause the following side effects:
Reporting of side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme (website: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard or search for MHRA Yellow Card in the Google Play or Apple App Store).
By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
How to Store
Desmopressin tablets should be kept out of the sight and reach of children.
Do not use Desmopressin after the expiry date which is stated on the carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
Store below 25°C. Store in the original package.
Keep the bottle tightly closed. Keep the bottle in the outer carton.
Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer needed. These measures will help to protect the environment.
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