Generic name: dichlorphenamide 50mg
Dosage form: tablet
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The recommended initial dosage for adults is 2 to 4 tablets (100-200 mg). Two tablets (100 mg) should be given every 12 hours until the desired dose response is obtained. The recommended maintenence dosage for adults is one-half to 1 tablet (25-50 mg) one to three times daily.
In acute angle-closure glaucoma, it may be used together with miotics and osmotic agents in an attempt to reduce intraocular pressure rapidly.