About Desmopressin (Prescription Drug)

Desmopressin depending on dosage is an antihemophilic agent, a hemostatic agent, and a vasopressin analog. It is used in the treatment of diabetes insipidus, maintenance of hemostasis and control of bleeding in hemophilia A, and mild-to-moderate classic von Willebrand’s disease. Read more

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tigger13039's Desmopressin History (Stopped)
0.01 mg Daily Dec 11, 2010 - Apr 07, 2011
0.1 mg Daily Apr 07, 2011 - Apr 30, 2012
Stopped Side effects too severe Apr 30, 2012

tigger13039's Desmopressin is for…

  • Bladder problems
  • Frequent urination
  • Multiple sclerosis

tigger13039's side effects of Desmopressin…

  • Abdominal bloating Dec 11, 2010
  • Water retention Dec 11, 2010


Apr 30, 2012

0.1 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for frequent urination)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bladder problems)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (abdominal bloating, water retention)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
It was great for urine retention at night so I can sleep... but it all went into my ankles.
< $25 monthly