Osmitrol OverviewMannitol is a type of sugar alcohol used as a sweetener and medication. It is used as a low calorie sweetener as it is poorly absorbed by the intestines. As a medication, it is used to decrease pressure in the eyes, as in glaucoma, and to lower increased intracranial pressure. Medically, it is given by injection. Effects typically begin within 15 minutes and last up to 8 hours.&am...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Injection: 10%, 15%, 20%, 25%, 250mg/ml, 5%
- Powder: 10mg, 20mg, 40mg, 5mg, n/a,5mg,10mg,20mg,40mg
- Solution: 5%
NDC Database Records for Osmitrol: (4 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0338-0351 Osmitrol 5 g/100ml Intravenous Injection by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
- 0338-0353 Osmitrol 10 g/100ml Intravenous Injection by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
- 0338-0355 Osmitrol 15 g/100ml Intravenous Injection by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
- 0338-0357 Osmitrol 20 g/100ml Intravenous Injection by Baxter Healthcare Corporation