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Neptazane Side Effects

Generic Name: methazolamide

Note: This document contains side effect information about methazolamide. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Neptazane.

For the Consumer

Applies to methazolamide: oral tablets

Side effects include:

Paresthesia, hearing dysfunction or tinnitus, fatigue, malaise, anorexia, altered taste, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, polyuria, drowsiness, confusion.

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to methazolamide: compounding powder, oral tablet

Nervous system

Frequency not reported: Paresthesias, hearing dysfunction or tinnitus, taste alteration, drowsiness, flaccid paralysis, convulsions[Ref]

Gastrointestinal

Frequency not reported: Gastrointestinal disturbances, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, melena[Ref]

Genitourinary

Frequency not reported: Polyuria, glycosuria, crystalluria[Ref]

Metabolic

Frequency not reported: Loss of appetite, metabolic acidosis, electrolyte imbalance[Ref]

Dermatologic

Frequency not reported: Urticaria, photosensitivity[Ref]

Other

Frequency not reported: Fatigue, malaise[Ref]

Hepatic

Frequency not reported: Hepatic insufficiency[Ref]

Immunologic

Frequency not reported: Sulfonamide reactions[Ref]

Ocular

Frequency not reported: Transient myopia[Ref]

Psychiatric

Frequency not reported: Confusion[Ref]

Renal

Frequency not reported: Renal calculi[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Neptazane (methazolamide)." Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Philadelphia, PA.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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