Acetamide 250mg Tablet is a medicine that is used to reduce pressure in the eyes. Increased pressure in the eye can damage the eyesight. This medication belongs to a class of drugs called Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors. It works by reducing the amount of fluid inside the eye.
What is Acetamide 250 mg used for?
Acetamide is prescribed alone or with other medications in the treatment of glaucoma.
What does Acetamide do?
Acetamide helps to reduce the fluid or pressure in the eye.
This medication dosage is determined by your doctor based on your medical condition.
What are the Side Effects of Acetamide 250 mg?
Some of the side effects of Acetamide are:
- Blurred vision
- Increased urination
- Loss of appetite
How to use Acetamide
Use Acetamide in the dose and for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Acetazolamide is to be taken orally. Swallow whole. Do not open, chew or crush this tablet as it may reduce the mechanism of action. Acetazolamide can be taken with or without food.
Who should not use Acetamide?
Do not use Acetamide if you have:
- Low potassium levels or any electrolyte imbalance.
- Allergy to Acetazolamide.
- Any liver disease.
- Kidney problems.
Acetamide is available for purchase on Drugstore.ng, the largest online pharmacy in Nigeria.