- Generic Name: Mannitol
- Brand Names: Osmitrol
- Drug Class: Osmotic TherapyOther Diuretics
- Strengths: 0-5-10-20-40mg, 10%, 15%, 20%, 25%, 5%
- Prescription Required
- FDA Approved
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
MANNITOL (MAN i tawl) is a diuretic. It is used to reduce pressure and swelling around the brain and in the eyes. It is also used to prevent or treat kidney failure. This medicine is also used during some urology procedures.