desmopressin(redirected from DDAVP Rhinyle Drops)
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An analogue of vasopressin (antidiuretic hormone, ADH) with powerful antidiuretic activity.
An analogue of vasopressin (antidiuretic hormone, ADH) possessing powerful antidiuretic activity.
desmopressinA drug used in the treatment of DIABETES INSIPIDUS. Desmopressin, or DDAVP, is a long-acting analogue of the natural pituitary hormone vasopressin, which is deficient in this condition. The drug is given in a nasal spray or in the form of nose drops. The drug is on the WHO official list. Brand names are DDAVP, Desmospray and Desmotabs.
A drug used in the treatment of von Willebrand's disease.
Mentioned in: Von Willebrand Disease