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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Diamox Sequels Oral.

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22 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Other
7/15/2008 8:08:26 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have Chiari Malformation and I have taken this drug for several years with much success. It helps to decrease the craineal pressure which causes much pain and other symptons.

Condition: Other
5/20/2008 4:17:32 PM

Reviewer: jezz, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i have pseudo tumor cerebri and have just started this medication. i am experiencing tingling of the hands mostly my left. other than that it seems fine but too soon to tell if it is working. i will post an update asap

Condition: Other
3/21/2008 4:53:58 PM

Reviewer: Leyna, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I take Diamox 500mg twice a day for Pseudotumor Cerebri / Intracranial Hypertension (headaches caused by increased cerebral spinal fluid pressure). First 2 weeks on Diamox I had nausea and was short of breath, but that soon passed. Side effects - some weight loss and frequent potty trips. Diamox saved my vision and keeps me from getting wicked pressure headaches.

Condition: Other
11/19/2007 5:52:35 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was prescribed Diamox Sequels, 500 mg, 2x daily for my intracranial hypertension. The drug has been a miracle, my eyesight has returned as well as it can. I am able to perform all of my daily duties, and live a complete, happy, full life.

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