Acetazone 250 mg Tablets
Composition: Acetazolamide 250 mg
Therapeutic Segment: Diuretic
Packing: 1X10 Tablets (Blister Pack)
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- Congestive heart failure
- CHF induced oedema
Dosage: 1 Tablet once daily or as directed by physician
Product Description :
It is used for treating increased pressure in the eye for an eye condition called Glaucoma.
Work Mechanism :
Belongs to the group of medicines called Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors. It is used in the treatment of glaucoma, retention of fluids in the body and epilepsy (fits). Glaucoma is a condition of the eyes that can result in loss of vision and blindness by damaging a nerve in the back of the eye called optic nerve.
It also helps controls epilepsy (fits) by directly blocking an enzyme in the central nervous system hence, increasing the oxygen level of the body.