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Condition: High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
9/25/2014 2:31:33 PM

Reviewer: sam, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Took medication due to the only option left treating high eyes pressure. Helped lowering pressure but felt real tired and have no energy to do anything . Also making me so sleepy i just dozed off many times while watching t.v.

Condition: High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
3/29/2013 11:03:55 PM

Reviewer: Amy Mac , 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've been taking Methazolamid for several years and I know that w/o my eye pressure would be a lot worse, like it used to be before, with only eye drops Cosopt, Alphagan, Lumingan. Unfortunately, the big side effect to this medication is that I feel very sleepy, very tired to the point that I don't have energy to do finish what I'm doing many times.

Condition: High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
8/26/2012 10:06:18 AM

Reviewer: CG, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have not had side effects at all.

Condition: High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
1/15/2012 3:31:40 PM

Reviewer: meanbean, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
about 2 hiurs after taking I become extremely sleepy

Condition: High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
5/21/2010 6:27:48 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Doc wanted 50 Mg 2x a day, by 3rd day I knocked it down to 75 mg due to side effects.hard to breathe, brought back my neuropathy tingleness, had headaches I cant take aspirin for, drank lots of water as recommended,by 3rd week, stomach pain too much, I took my self off it completely . Still take cosoft drops and lumigan.

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