User Reviews for DDAVP
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|Primary Nocturnal Enuresis||1 review||5 medications|
|Diabetes Insipidus||8 reviews||16 medications|
|Summary of DDAVP reviews||9.4||9 reviews|
Reviews for DDAVP
For Diabetes Insipidus "I've been on this since 1989. The generic pill form works best! Before DDAVP I went to the bathroom around the clock and drank tons of water. The nasal spray was difficult at first since they didn't have my dosage right which I ended up in the hospital with my sodium at 119. But after the Drs got the dosage down and with the pills now, I've had no problems. Thank goodness for DDAVP."
Jeniseb June 5, 2015
8 users found this comment helpful.
For Diabetes Insipidus "Works great but you need to take it on time."
Midnight159 (taken for 2 to 5 years) July 9, 2014
2 users found this comment helpful.
For Diabetes Insipidus "I couldn't have a normal life without it!"
jay o April 4, 2013
10 users found this comment helpful.
For Diabetes Insipidus "I was diagnosed with diabetes insipidus a little over a year ago. This medication is absolutely a life saver. I love this medication and it's the only reason that I can live a semi-normal life!"
chelsea12 August 17, 2010
14 users found this comment helpful.
For Diabetes Insipidus "I love this medication. It works fast and more efficiently than the pill form. After pituitary surgery I struggled for 8 months trying to get my bladder activity under control. I could not control my urine flow with the pills and if I was standing in line at the grocery store there was nothing I could do but face the embarrassment of having urine stream down my legs. With the nose spray I can dose right there when the urge hits and it sustains me for a few minutes until my situation is more condusive to taking care of things. The nose spray is way more predictable then the pill. Thank God I have it no matter what it costs."
DI2007 October 21, 2009
12 users found this comment helpful.
For Primary Nocturnal Enuresis "My daughter is 8 years old now. She has suffered from bed wetting for the past 2 years. We have tried everything under the sun to help with the problem. She was so embarrassed when she would go to sleep-overs and had to wear a "pull-up". I felt awful for her. I took her to the doctor and he referred her to a urologist soon after. Her urologist put her on DDAVP almost 3 weeks ago. She takes 0.2 DDAVP every night about an hour before she goes to bed. We have been dry every since, except the first night of taking the DDAVP. I believe this medicine is a God send. My daughter is so happy, she is no longer embarrassed about wetting. We went yesterday for a follow up with the Doctor, and everything is going great."
Shereemc June 18, 2009
84 users found this comment helpful.
For Diabetes Insipidus "I've been on the nasal spray nightly for 7 years since pituitary removal surgery. It's wonderful, expensive but it works. I have found the generic version not as good, needs to be refrigerated where the DDAVP has a normal shelf life."
ta dah February 28, 2009
5 users found this comment helpful.
For Diabetes Insipidus "I like this medicine when I am on a trip and it does work fast but it's expensive."
pmitch January 20, 2009
6 users found this comment helpful.
For Diabetes Insipidus "This is a fast acting medication. It is easy to travel with and store."
Anonymous January 17, 2009
7 users found this comment helpful.
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