Treatment is based on ADH analogs (dDAVP). The aim is to obtain a constant antidiuretic effect without hyponatremia or escape. In case of partial central diabetes insipidus, a non-hormone treatment using compounds which increase vasopressin release or its effect on the kidney can be proposed.
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