CAP 250MG CAPSULE SR

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Composition for CAP 250MG CAPSULE SR

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Driving
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₹5.45/capsule sr
10 capsule sr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of CAP CAPSULE SR

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Uses of CAP CAPSULE SR

Cap 250mg capsule sr is used in the treatment of glaucoma.
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Side effects of CAP CAPSULE SR

Common

Decreased potassium level in blood, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Drowsiness, Kidney stone.

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How to use CAP CAPSULE SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Cap 250mg capsule sr with food.

How CAP CAPSULE SR works

Cap 250mg capsule sr reduces the formation of aqueous humor (fluid in the eye), which in turn lowers high pressure in the eye.

In Depth Information on CAP CAPSULE SR

Expert advice for CAP CAPSULE SR

• Tell your doctor if you have adrenal gland problems, low blood levels of potassium or sodium, kidney problems, liver problems, high blood levels of chloride, or other electrolyte problems.
• Seek immediate medical attention if you develop severe allergic reaction (eg. severe rash, breathing difficulties, or dizziness). • Do not drive or operate machinery while taking acetazolamide as it may cause dizziness. • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Patients allergic to acetazolamide or any of its ingredients should not take Acetazolamide. • Patients with cirrhosis, severe liver or kidney disease, an electrolyte imbalance, adrenal gland failure should not take Acetazolamide.  
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Warnings
Special precautions for CAP 250MG CAPSULE SR
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cap 250mg capsule sr may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Cap 250mg capsule sr is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
should be under close supervision.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Acetazolamide is contra-indicated in cases of marked kidney and liver disease.
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Liver
SAFE
There is no interaction between liver impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
EPSOLIN 50MG/2ML INJECTION, BEETAL TABLET, EMGARD 30MG TABLET, DISPRIN TABLET

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Acetazolamide, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for CAP 250MG CAPSULE SR

Frequently asked questions for Acetazolamide

Q. Does acetazolamide cause weight loss?
No, acetazolamide does not causes weight loss
Q. Does acetazolamide cause kidney stones?
Yes, acetazolamide has potential to cause kidney stones.

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