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Acetazolamide (Diamox)

Also known as Diamox


Acetazolamide, sold under the trade name Diamox, is a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor that is used to treat glaucoma, epileptic seizures, Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri), altitude sickness, cystinuria, periodic paralysis, central sleep apnea and dural ectasia. Acetazolamide is available as a generic drug and is also a diuretic. Diamox is now available as Diamox Sequels as the original product has been discontinued for use in the United States.

Source: Wikipedia

Estimated Total Cost: $51.13 for an average of 28 days supply

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed acetazolamide to treat pseudotumor cerebri, migraine, glaucoma, and acute glaucoma.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take acetazolamide if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions


Significant Interactions

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