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Posted 19 Apr 2013 by • 5 answers
my girlfriend was diagnosed with pseudotumor cerebri less than a week ago... is slowly increasing the dosage (per docs request) . however her doctor saw yesterday (after being on meds for almost 4 days) that her optic nerve was still swollen and was even slightly discolored. so im here in hopes ...
Posted 29 Sep 2010 by • 1 answer
I was prescribed acetazolamide ER 500 mg for a little over 3 months for pseudo tumor ceribri. I had swollen optic nerves and fluid in both eyes. After a lumbar puncture to measure the pressure in my eyes which resulted in a borderline high reading, I was prescribed this med. My doctor took me off ...
Acetazolamide (Diamox):Does the ringing in the ears and muffled sound go away after taking the drug?
Posted 23 Apr 2014 by • 1 answer
My son is taking it as a conservative approach to reduce a subdural hygroma. He takes 250mg t.i.d. He experiences ringing in the airs and sometimes a muffled sound in his ear. Has anybody experienced this or know if it causes permanent hearing loss?
Acetazolamide - How much potassium should I take daily to counter the depletion caused by this drug?
Posted 9 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
It was recommended to take a potassium supplement due to acetazolamide depleting potassium levels. I have been taking 1 99mg daily, but have not noticed a huge change. Should I increase this?
Posted 7 Mar 2012 by • 1 answer
... to take before my mountain trip?
Posted 26 Jan 2013 by • 2 answers
Diagnosed July 2012, given LP which relieved much pressure and excessive fluid. On prescription acetazolamide to help with headaches and back pain. She's suffered all week with sinus pressure. Her family physician gave her antibiotics in case a virus was coming on. She tested negative for both ...
Posted 19 Aug 2018 by • 1 answer
This is my first time taking this medication. My doctor has prescribed it for a period of two weeks to help bring down the pressure in my eyes, caused by using prednisone for Iritis. I took one 250mg tablet around 11am yesterday and woke this morning around 6am to cloudy urine. I have no other ...
Posted 22 Dec 2012 by • 2 answers
I have been taken this meds for almost a year and my dr said i may have this problem until i have a kid im only 19 i will be 20 in june ... Im tired of my head hurting.. I still have bad days some even wit taken this meds 1000 mg a day and headache meds at nite before i sleep ... I had a mri and ...
Posted 29 Aug 2014 by • 1 answer
... pressure in my
Posted 16 May 2010 by • 1 answer
Wondering if this drug can affect diagnosing parathyroid disease.
Posted 26 Jun 2010 by • 1 answer
after... My mouth and lips feel like they are vibrating and my hands and feet feel tingly and a little sore. Should I do something about this. There are no more doses to take. How long will it take to wear off out of my system? What is causing this?
Posted 11 Aug 2011 by • 1 answer
I have papilladema & intercranial hpertension cerebri and take 1850mg aday of acetazolamide & was told i could take 250mg more but i dont. Im tired of taking this med & want to find a cure.
Posted 27 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
The side effects are killing me is this normal
Posted 4 Oct 2009 by • 1 answer
i know have my period every two weeks... is this due to acetazolamide?
Posted 5 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
I have been diagnosed with excess spinal fluid on the brain and this is one of the drugs they give for this.