Mannitol

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What Are The Uses Of Mannitol?

Mannitol is a type of sugar alcohol. It is used as a sweetener and alternative for sugar for diabetes patients and also as medication. It:  

  • Reduce pressure in eyes (glaucoma), increased intracranial pressure.
  • Treats kidney failure with low urine output, fluid build-up
  • Increases the elimination of toxins
  • Acts as osmotic laxative
  • Used in the diagnosis of exercise-induced asthma, cardiopulmonary bypass as circuit prime.

What Are The Side Effects Of Mannitol?

Some common side effects that may be caused by the administration of mannitol are:

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Mannitol?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug mannitol or any other allergies.
  • Anuria (non-passage of urine)
  • Congestive heart failure

What Are The Uses Of Mannitol?

Mannitol is a type of sugar alcohol. It is used as a sweetener and alternative for sugar for diabetes patients and also as medication. It:  

  • Reduce pressure in eyes (glaucoma), increased intracranial pressure.
  • Treats kidney failure with low urine output, fluid build-up
  • Increases the elimination of toxins
  • Acts as osmotic laxative
  • Used in the diagnosis of exercise-induced asthma, cardiopulmonary bypass as circuit prime.

What Are The Side Effects Of Mannitol?

Some common side effects that may be caused by the administration of mannitol are:

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Mannitol?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug mannitol or any other allergies.
  • Anuria (non-passage of urine)
  • Congestive heart failure