Minirin 0.1 mg
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|Manufacturer||Ferring Pharma, Switzer land|
About the drug:
Desmopressin is the main active pharmaceutical ingredient present in Minirin tablets. Desmopressin is an antidiuretic. It is considered a type of vasopressin analogue used as a hormone replacement to help balance the amount of water and salt in the body by preventing excessive amounts of water loss through the urine.
Uses of the drug:
Desmopressin is used to treat bed-wetting, central cranial diabetes insipidus, and increased thirst and urination caused by head surgery or head trauma. It also helps to treat the habbit of involuntary urination during night in children older than 5 years.
Working of the drug:
Desmopressin is a synthetic replacement version of the natural hormone vasopressin. This medication works by acting on the kidneys to reduce the amount of urine they produce. It usually starts to work within an hour and lasts for 7 to 9 hours.
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Dosage form and strengths:
The drug is available in the form of tablets under the following brand name and strength on our website:
- Minirin – 0.1 mg Tablet
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Before you take the drug:
Do not take the drug if you:
- Are allergic to this active ingredient Desmopressin or any other ingredients of the medicine
- Drink unusually large amount of fluid
- Are suffering from heart problems or other diseases needing treatment with diuretics
- Have a blood disorder
- Are pregnant or planning to be pregnant in the near future
- Are a breastfeeding woman
Tell your doctor if you:
- Have any liver problems
- Have diabetes
- Have a problem of high blood pressure
- Have a low level of sodium level in your blood
- Have a blood circulation problem
- Have a history of a heart attack
How much to take the drug?
The dosage depends upon your weight, age, your medical history and your response to the treatment. Therefore, the correct dose will be decided by your doctor. Take the dose exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Never take two tablets at one time to double the dose.
How to take the drug?
The drug is to be taken daily with food or without food as prescribed by your doctor. The tablet is to be swallowed with a glass of water. Take this drug exactly as your doctor prescribed to you. Do not break or chew the tablet.
For how long to take it?
You should take the dose until you complete the prescription. Do not stop taking the dose even if you feel better and cured. You should complete the prescribed dose.
In case of an overdose, call your doctor immediately, or get emergency medical attention.
If you miss a dose of Minirin, then take it as soon as you remember. Never take the missed dose if the time to take the next dose is almost up. Taking multiple doses at almost the same time can lead to excess medication in your body which can be harmful.
Side effects of the drug:
Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, constipation, dry mouth are the common side effects of Desmopressin. If any of these effects continuing for a long time or the condition become uncontrolled, contact your doctor immediately.
Desmopressin may rarely cause serious side effects such as severe abdominal pain, little or no urination, pain or burning during urination, dehydration, blurred vision, chest pain, loss of appetite, weight gain, shortness of breath, seizures, muscle weakness.
Common drug interactions:
You must let your doctor know about your medical history in advance and always take the list of all medications with you, which you may be using, especially these ones: Norpramin, tofranil, pamelor, clofibrate, declomycin, lithium, fludrocortisone, heparin, opiate, aspirin, ibuprofen, citalopram, Prozac, carbamazepine, chlorpromazine, alcohol.However, this is not a complete information as mentioning all the details for this drug is quite difficult. There may be other medications that may show interaction with this medicine. Never start a new medication with consulting a doctor.
Things to remember:
- Do not use this medication for any other disease without consulting with the doctor
- Do not share this medicine with anyone else, even if they have similar symptoms as you are having
- In case you do not feel better and cured after completing the medication prescribed by your doctor, then consult your doctor immediately
- Store the medicine at room temperature. Do not freeze it