Mannitol is taken for: Edema Asthma

Mannitol

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Method of use: Inhalation, Injection
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Mannitol is a white, crystalline organic compound with the formula (C6H8(OH)6). This polyol is used as an osmotic diuretic agent and a...
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Does Mannitol cause Diabetes ?

#2 in Mannitol discussions - 162 posts discuss Diabetes with Mannitol. Diabetes is #2 concern in Mannitol discussions.
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may be caused by sugar-free products that contain mannitol...
" ...by sugar-free products that contain mannitol or sorbitol. This happened to my mother, who was a diabetic,... "

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Given to him can cause Pulmonary Edema, which might...
" Mannitol Given to him can cause Pulmonary Edema, which might be given ...Edema while chlorthalidone can cause Hyperosmolar Coma in a diabetic person which might... "

he was treated with mannitol infusion for 2 weeks....
" ...He was taking glurenorm for his diabetics. Now the doctor ...hospitalation he was treated with mannitol infusion for 2 weeks. what could be the cause of his pancytopenia?. Thank you for... "

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if it is the mannitol you are allergic to, you are going to...
" ...Thanks! Wobbler, if it is the mannitol you are allergic to, you are going ...watch you sugar intake. Mannitol is used in a ...products aimed toward people with diabetes, not to mention ev... "

great and i am a diabetic chocoholic=( and the mannitol...
" Quote: =) great and i am a diabetic chocoholic=( and the mannitol choccos never taste right, and they frequently put some... "

from eating diabetic candy with sorbitol and mannitol....
" I recently had a flare that I believe was caused from eating diabetic candy with sorbitol and mannitol. I also have RA as ...had and I am on Medrol Pack to try and get it under control. I know I... "

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Which products use Mannitol as a sweetener? I've heard...
" ...as a sweetener? How is it used? Which products use Mannitol as a sweetener? I've heard that mannitol is sometimes used as a sweetener, sometimes for diabetics instead of sugar. which... "

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has a known history of diabetes,alzheimers and high...
" ...for congestive heart failure.he has a known history of diabetes,alzheimers and high altitude pulmonary edema,in ...1.acetazolamide 2.ethacrynic acid 3.furosemide 4.hydrochlorothiazide 5.mann... "

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He has a known history of diabetes, alzheimers disease, and...
" A 75 year old is admitted to the hospital for treatment of CHF . He has a known history of diabetes, alzheimers disease, and high altitude ...C furosemide D hydrochlorthiazide E mannito... "

Mannitol is better though....
" ...mannitol. http://curezone.com/blogs/fm.asp?i=1585520 Mannitol ...http://cgi.ebay.com/Mannitol-powder-250g-8-8oz-USP-diabetes-tooth-health-/330545609873?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item4cf60db... "

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