Sentence Examples


  • In severe cases of hyperglycemia in which cerebral edema occurs, mannitol is administered at the first sign of edema, such as unconsciousness, difficulty breathing, severe headache, irregular heartbeat, or seizures.
  • Intracranial pressure is monitored and, if elevated, is treated with drugs such as mannitol and barbiturates placing the patient on a ventilator so that hyperventilation can be used.
  • Other sources of calories include organic acids (such as acetic acid and lactic acid) and polyols (sugar alcohols such as Mannitol, Xylitol and Glycerol).
  • Many low-carbohydrate food manufacturers use mannitol and erythritol to sweeten low-carb foods.
  • It also yields, by the so-called mucous fermentation, a mucous, gummy mass, mixed with mannitol and lactic acid.