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Acetazolamide - does anyone know how long it takes diamox to regulate the fluid build up?

Posted 19 Apr 2013 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 ...

Birth Control Pill Effectiveness//Diarrhea?

Posted 14 Aug 2018 2 answers

In July, I was recently diagnosed with IIH and have been prescribed Diamox to lower the amount of spinal fluid I produce. I recently have developed chronic diarrhea (it’s pretty bad, 3-6 times a day) as a side effect to the new medicine. The diarrhea started on August 1st. I had sex about 1 ...

Diamox for menstrual migraines?

Posted 23 Jan 2015 3 answers

My neurologist just prescribed Diamox for my severe menstrual migraines. I was told to take 250 mg a day, starting right before my cycle, and to continue to take this dose until the end of my cycle, each month. Has anyone heard of this treatment route, or know why Diamox would help alleviate my ...

Can I take Diamox w/ low B/P?

Posted 8 Sep 2010 2 answers

I have low B/P(80/60) during the day. At night when i sleep my B/P goes as low as (50/30) and I feel that I am sleeping well. I would be taking this for Hemipalegic Migraines.

Acetazolamide (Diamox):Does the ringing in the ears and muffled sound go away after taking the drug?

Posted 23 Apr 2014 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?

What antidepressant goes well with diamox?

Posted 7 Dec 2009 2 answers

I have been on diamox since may this year and have been on escitalopram as i was getting really depressed. I have fould since starting to take escitalopram i feel really tired all the time. I was just wondering if there was another antidepressant i could try that wont interfere with diamox.

How long did you have to take Diamox after cataract surgery?

Posted 30 Jul 2011 2 answers

Did you start taking it before cataract surgery? Was it pills? or did they give it some other way during surgery.

Does Diamox cause blurred/double vision?

Posted 16 Dec 2017 2 answers

I was diagnosed with IIH November 28th this year, 2017. I was getting blurred and double vision before I was diagnosed. I started taking Diamox. I have been on it for 4 days now and still seeing double. I am taking 1000mg a day and in 2 more days I'll be taking 1500mg a day. Will this ...

What company manufacturer diamox?

Posted 25 Jan 2010 1 answer

Could a dry cough and runny nose and eyes be a side effect of Diamox?

Posted 3 Jul 2010 2 answers

I ran out of diamox 250mg for about a week and my dry cough, runny nose and eyes stopped - when I?Started taking it again 3xs a day it all started all over again but this is not listed as a side effect

Diamox -Has anyone experienced long term effects such as gall bladder problems, or heart problems?

Posted 20 May 2011 1 answer

After high doses of Diamox and a range of side effects my daughter developed gall bladder dysfunction ending in surgery. Another 4 yrs later she has developed aheart problem and abdominal pain. Does anyone relate to these symptoms after Diamox use. She took it for intracranial hypertension.

Diamox - has anyone experienced intestinal pain especially at night while on this.

Posted 8 Aug 2012 2 answers

Taking 500 mg/day diamox sequels for IIH for about 1 yr. Lately experiencing intestinal pain with gas production typically waking me from sleep and lasting about 4-5 hrs. Lots of nausea reports with Diamox, but have not seen intestinal pain reported. Anyone else taking Diamox experiencing this?

Will Diamox show a positive drug test?

Posted 18 Mar 2013 1 answer

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