MENGY® I.V. (Mannitol 10 gm + Glycerin 10 gm) 100 ml
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Mannitol combined with Glycerin is a medication mixture used for various purposes, including osmotic diuresis and bowel preparation. Mannitol is a type of sugar alcohol that works as an osmotic diuretic, drawing fluid from the tissues into the bloodstream and increasing urine production. This effect is particularly useful in conditions such as cerebral edema and increased intracranial pressure. Glycerin, on the other hand, is a sugar alcohol that acts as a laxative by drawing water into the intestines, softening stool, and promoting bowel movements. This combination may be used to prepare the bowel for certain medical procedures or to relieve constipation. It’s important to use this medication as directed by a healthcare professional and to be aware of potential side effects and contraindications, such as dehydration and electrolyte imbalances.