Acetazolamide

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What Are The Uses Of Acetazolamide?

Acetazolamide is a water pill (diuretic) used to treat:

  • The symptoms of altitude sickness.
  • Certain types of eye problems like open-angle glaucoma, acute angle closure glaucoma
  • Epilepsy, periodical paralysis
  • Heart failure
  • The increased pressure around the brain

What Are The Side Effects Of Acetazolamide?

Some of the common side effects of  are:

  • Fatigue, drowsiness
  • Decreased libido, depression
  • Metallic or bitter taste in mouth, nausea, vomiting
  • Abdominal cramps, black faeces, diarrhoea,
  • Kidney stones, electrolyte changes

What Are The Contraindications Of Acetazolamide?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Low blood sodium
  • Low blood potassium
  • Impaired kidney function, liver function
  • Adrenal insufficiency

What Are The Uses Of Acetazolamide?

Acetazolamide is a water pill (diuretic) used to treat:

  • The symptoms of altitude sickness.
  • Certain types of eye problems like open-angle glaucoma, acute angle closure glaucoma
  • Epilepsy, periodical paralysis
  • Heart failure
  • The increased pressure around the brain

What Are The Side Effects Of Acetazolamide?

Some of the common side effects of  are:

  • Fatigue, drowsiness
  • Decreased libido, depression
  • Metallic or bitter taste in mouth, nausea, vomiting
  • Abdominal cramps, black faeces, diarrhoea,
  • Kidney stones, electrolyte changes

What Are The Contraindications Of Acetazolamide?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Low blood sodium
  • Low blood potassium
  • Impaired kidney function, liver function
  • Adrenal insufficiency