AdvaCare is a GMP manufacturer of Mannitol infusions.
Mannitol infusion is a sterile, nonpyrogenic solution of mannitol in water for injection. This infusion does not contain bacteriostat, antimicrobial agent or added buffer (except for pH adjustment) and each is intended only as a single-dose injection.
Mannitol is basically used in the treatment of acute renal failure which helps in promotion of diuresis. It helps in reduction of intra cranial pressure and brain mass. It also helps in reduction of high intraocular pressure and in promotion of urinary excretion of toxic materials.
Mannitol infusion is a parenteral obligatory osmotic diuretic.
Treatment should be initiated only by physicians.
As with all pharmaceuticals some unwanted effects can occur from the use of mannitol infusions. Always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice before use.
Common side effects include: : Pulmonary congestion, fluid and electrolyte imbalance, acidosis, electrolyte loss, dryness of mouth, thirst, marked diuresis, urinary retention, edema, headache, blurred vision, convulsions, nausea, vomiting, rhinitis, arm pain, skin necrosis, thrombophlebitis, chills, dizziness, urticaria, dehydration, hypotension, tachycardia, fever and angina-like chest pains.
Seek medical attention if any adverse effects occur.
For a comprehensive list of all possible effects, consult your doctor.
If any symptom persists or gets worse, or you notice any other symptom, then please call your doctor immediately.