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- What is mannitol-injectable, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- What brand names are available for mannitol-injectable?
- Is mannitol-injectable available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for mannitol-injectable?
- What are the side effects of mannitol-injectable?
- What is the dosage for mannitol-injectable?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with mannitol-injectable?
- Is mannitol-injectable safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about mannitol-injectable?
Is mannitol-injectable safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
There are no adequate studies done on mannitol to determine safe and effective use in pregnant women.
It is not known whether Mannitol enters breast milk; therefore, it is best to be cautious before using it in nursing mothers.
What else should I know about mannitol-injectable?
What preparations of mannitol-injectable are available?
Mannitol intravenous injections are available in following strengths and sizes: 5% and 10% in 1000 ml containers; 15% in 500 ml containers, 20% in 250 ml and 500 ml containers; and 25% in 50 ml flip-top vials.
How should I keep mannitol-injectable stored?
Store mannitol injections at room temperature between 20 C to 25 C (68 F to 77 F).
REFERENCE: FDA Prescribing Information.
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