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What is desmopressin used for?

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Dr. Harold Tsai
Urology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Enuresis

Used in children who suffer from nocturnal enuresis.

In brief: Enuresis

Used in children who suffer from nocturnal enuresis.
Dr. Harold Tsai
Dr. Harold Tsai
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Mainly bedwetting

However is also used for patients with central diabetes insipidus because this synthetic antidiuretic hormone causes the kidney tubules to reabsorb more water after blood filtration occurs in the kidney, resulting in less urine production.
It is also used to reduce blood loss in some patients undergoing major heart surgery or hemophilia & 7 von willebrands disease patients needing surgery.

In brief: Mainly bedwetting

However is also used for patients with central diabetes insipidus because this synthetic antidiuretic hormone causes the kidney tubules to reabsorb more water after blood filtration occurs in the kidney, resulting in less urine production.
It is also used to reduce blood loss in some patients undergoing major heart surgery or hemophilia & 7 von willebrands disease patients needing surgery.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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