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What happens if I miss a dose of mannitol?

Mannitol is generally administered at medical facilities in an emergency, so your chance of missing a dose is slim. If you have an appointment to receive a dose at a clinic or the doctor's office, call for advice and to reschedule if you cannot get there.

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