Patient Comments: Diabetes Insipidus - Effective Treatment

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What kinds of treatment were used for diabetes insipidus in you or someone you know? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Tracy, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: April 09

I have had central diabetes insipidus for more than 40 years. For the past 30 years I have been taking chlorpropamide and hydrochlorothiazide once a day. This has worked well for me until they decided to stop production of chlorpropamide this last February 2019. Now I am back to using desmopressin nasal spray since about 3 weeks ago. I can't seem to get on a regular schedule as it's lasting about 16 hours each dose. Many years ago they used to make a desmopressin rhinal tube so you could measure the dosage.

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