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Drug information on Manitol (Mannitol) from AXA PARENTERALS LTD.

Manitol

  Infusion
AXA PARENTERALS LTD.
Generic : Mannitol
 74.80
20%/100ml
100ml
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Drug Name : Mannitol

Mannitol(Osmitrol) generic Manitol is an osmotic diuretic, prescribed for increased intracranial pressure, eye pressure, to maintain urine flow in kidney failure patients, and promotion of urinary excretion of toxic materials.
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Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017

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Medical Condition(s) for which Manitol may be prescribed


Side effects of Manitol

Nausea, vomiting, runny nose, local pain, chills, dizziness, hives and chest pain.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

IV- The recommended dose is 0.5 – 2 gm/kg.

How to use Manitol?

It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.

When is Manitol not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with heart failure, stroke, anuria, severe dehydration, and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Manitol

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of swelling, kidney problems, or heart problems, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• Monitor blood electrolytes, kidney function, lung function, heart function, and blood counts regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Manitol

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Manitol

Store it at controlled room temperature (15° to 30°C), and in an airtight container.



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