Acetazolamide is usually used to control seizures (fits) and other problems related to the nervous system. It can also be used to help with altitude sickness prevention and treatment, to get rid of water retention (edema) and to relieve increased pressure in the eye.
The symptoms of a drug allergy include one or more of the following:
If you experience any of these symptoms, you should stop your medication and see your healthcare professional immediately.
Inform your healthcare professional if you have the following medical conditions before starting on Acetazolamide:
Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medication as it can cause excessive drowsiness and dizziness.
Pack this medication into a black trash bag and seal it tightly before throwing it into the rubbish chute or bin.
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