Desmopressin

Desmopressin (trade names: DDAVP, DesmoMelt, Minirin, Minirin Melt, Octim, Stimate) is a synthetic replacement for vasopressin, the hormone that reduces urine production. It may be taken nasally, intravenously, or as an oral or sublingual tablet. Physicians prescribe desmopressin most frequently for treatment of diabetes insipidus, bedwetting, or nocturia. Desmopressin. (2015, January 18). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 22:58, January 22, 2015, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Desmopressin&oldid=643052413

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