Generic Name - Generic for Diamox*
Category - Glaucoma
Glaucoma, Increased pressure in the eye
Generic for Diamox* is indicated for the treatment of Glaucoma.Increased pressure in the eye can lead to gradual loss of vision. Generic for Diamox* decreases the pressure in the eye.
Generic for Diamox* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Diamox* is contraindicated in patients, who are hypersensitive to this drug, medications that belong to this class of drugs or had an allergic reaction to it in the past.
Generic for Diamox* should not be taken by patients who have a history of the following ailment conditions.
Lung Disease or
There are a number of medications that interact with Generic for Diamox*.It is important to take the doctor's counsel if you are taking any of the following.
Generic for Diamox* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of Generic for Diamox*,
Generic for Diamox* normally comes in strengths of 250mg.The doctor has to decide the dosage of Generic for Diamox* for Glaucoma.Generic for Diamox* therapy might result in an increase of urination or the frequency of urination. So it is advisable to not take any dose later than 6 pm to circumvent this.
Generic for Diamox* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Diamox* side Effects include abnormal bleeding, allergic reaction, an irregular heartbeat, backache, breast tenderness, changes in appetite or weight, chest pain and confusion
This is not a complete list of all Side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Diamox*.
Generic for Diamox* and Pregnancy
Generic for Diamox* should be used in pregnancy only if the potential benefitjustifies the potential risk to the fetus.
Generic for Diamox* and Breastfeeding
There is a high level of possibility for excretion of Generic for Diamox* to pass on to the human milk and cause unwanted problems in nursing babies. Hence, it may be necessary to switch medications or stop breast feeding.
Generic for Diamox* and Pediatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Diamox* in pediatric patients have not been established.
Generic for Diamox* and Geriatric
Metabolic acidosis, which can be severe, may occur in the elderly with reduced renal function. Dose selection for an elderly patient should be with caution, usually starting at the low end of the dosing range, reflecting the greater frequency of decreased hepatic, renal or cardiac function, and of concomitant disease or other drug therapy.
The above information about Generic for Diamox* serves as an information resource only and is not intended to substitute professional medical advice, examination, diagnosis and treatment.Always seek the counsel of your doctor, physician or pharmacist before starting any new treatment or making changes to existing therapy.