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USES: This medication acts to decrease urine output. It controls excessive thirst and urination and prevents dehydration. It is used in the treatment of diabetes insipidus.

HOW TO USE: This medication is administered in the nose as a nasal spray. The usual dose is 1 or 2 sprays in each nostril four times daily. You should understand how to regulate your daily dosage according to the degree of excessive urination and thirst. Use this medication exactly as prescribed. Do not use it more frequently without your doctor's approval. Limit drinking of water or other fluids while taking this medication.

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