Mannitol + Sorbitol

Category: Diabetes



Mannitol + Sorbitol Overview

Mannitol is a type of sugar alcohol which is also used as a medication.[1][2] As a sugar, it is often used as a sweetener in diabetic food, as it is poorly absorbed from the intestines.[1] As a medication, it is used to decrease pressure in the eyes, as in glaucoma, and to lower increased intracranial pressure.[3][2] Medically, it is given by injection.[4] Effects typically begin within 15 minutes ...

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Mannitol + Sorbitol
  • Solution: 0.54g + 2.7g, 540mg/100ml + 2.7gm/100ml
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