Minirin Melt 120 is a medicine used in the treatment of diabetes insipidus and bed-wetting. It helps decrease the urge to urinate and help resume more n... View More
Uses of Minirin Melt 120
Side effects of Minirin Melt 120
How to use Minirin Melt 120
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Minirin Melt 120 may be ta... View More
How Minirin Melt 120 works
Minirin Melt 120 is a synthetic form of vasopressin (natural hormone that balances water). It works by causing reabsorption of water from the kidneys wh... View More
What if you forget to take Minirin Melt 120?
If you miss a dose of Minirin Melt 120, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Diabetes Insipidus, Hemophilia A, Von Willebrand Disease (Type 1), Nocturnal Enuresis, Nocturia, Uremic Bleeding in Acute or Chronic Renal Failure
May be taken with or without food. IV infusion: Dilute in 10 mL or 50 mL of NaCl 0.9% inj.
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Renal impairment CrCl <50 mL/min: Contraindicated; has been used unlabeled in acute and chronic renal failure patients experiencing uremic bleeding or ... View More
Cardiac insufficiency w/ ongoing diuretic treatment. Patient w/ habitual and psychogenic polydipsia, hyponatraemia or history of hyponatraemia. Moderate... View More
Mode of Action
Desmopressin increases cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) in renal tubular cells which increases water permeability resulting in reduced urine volume... View More
Patient w/ CV disease or cystic fibrosis, coronary artery insufficiency, at risk for increased intracranial pressure, predisposed to thrombus formation.... View More
>10% Dry mouth, men (14%) Dry mouth, women (12%) 1-10% Headache (2-5%) Hyponatremia, men (4%) Headache, men (4%) Hyponatremia, women (3%) Dizz... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy Prolonged experience with desmopressin in pregnant women over several decades, based on available published data and case reports, did not id... View More
May enhance antidiuretic effect w/ NSAIDs (e.g. ibuprofen), indometacin, TCAs, chlorpromazine, carbamazepine, SSRIs, opiates, lamotrigine. May reduce an... View More
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