dDAVP


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DDAVPDesmopressin Acetate (synthetic analogue of the pituitary hormone 8-arginine vasopressin)
dDAVP1-Desamino-8d-Arginine Vasopressin
DDAVPDeamino-Delta-D-Arginine Vasopressin (hematology)
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The enrolled patients were randomly divided into DDAVP group ( n = 52) and control group ( n = 50), and a double-blind method was utilized.
The DDAVP trial demonstrates how FCS with 2-component fits can help characterize the response to therapy.
Oral DDAVP is a good alternative therapy for patients with central diabetes insipidus: experience of five-year treatment.
With a presumptive diagnosis of central diabetes inspidus (CDI) we commenced a regimen of intravenous DDAVP (2 [micro]g) twice a day.
Reduced effect of exercise and DDAVP on factor VIIIvon Willebrand factor and plasminogen activator after sequential application of both the stimuli.
Desmopressin acetate is marketed as DDAVP Nasal Spray, DDAVP Rhinal Tube, DDAVP, Minirin, and Stimate nasal spray, according to the FDA.
The nasal preparation is a much higher dose than the standard intranasal DDAVP used in the therapy of diabetes insipidus (viz.
Table 1 The Influence of DDAVP on Speech in Various Forms of Aphasia Effect of the administration of DDAVP in aphasia Number of Forms of aphasia subjects Good Satisfactory n (%) n (%) Acoustico-amnestic 16 7 (44) 5 (31) Acoustico-agnostic 10 6 (60) 0 (0) Total number (%) 26 13 (50) 5 (19) Effect of the administration of DDAVP in aphasia Forms of aphasia Insignificant Absent Good positive effect n (%) n (%) n (%) Acoustico-amnestic 4 (25) 0 (0) 14 (100) Acoustico-agnostic 3 (30) 1 (10) 9 (90) Total number (%) 7 (27) 1 (4) 23 (88) Note.
Brand names for desmopressin include DDAVP, Desmotabs, Desmospray and Nocutil.
Settings in which this is important include interruption of DDAVP therapy, psychogenic polydipsia, and drug-induced hyponatremia when the offending agent is stopped; these and other clinical scenarios are listed (Table 3).
If nocturia persists, your doctor may prescribe DDAVP (desmopressin), which blocks the kidney's production of urine for brief periods.
Synthetic antidiuretics such as DDAVP concentrate urine, thereby decreasing urine volume and intravesical pressure.