Methazolamide Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Burning, Tingling, Or Numbness In The Hands Or Feet
  • A Feeling Of General Discomfort Called Malaise
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Low Energy
  • Nausea
  • Taste Impairment
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Bloody Urine
  • Damage To The Kidneys
  • Depression
  • Kidney Stones
  • The Appearance Of Crystals In The Urine

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Numbness And Tingling

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Blood Disorder
  • A Fever As A Result Of Taking The Medication
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • A Skin Rash
  • Black Tarry Stools
  • Blood In The Bowel Movement
  • Confusion
  • Excess Body Acid
  • Hives
  • Inflammation Of The Skin Due To An Allergy
  • Itching
  • Liver Tissue Death
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Low Amount Of Sodium In The Blood
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Muscle Tremors
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralysis
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Seizures
  • Very Low Levels Of Granulocytes, A Type Of White Blood Cell

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Condition Where There Is Excess Sugar In The Urine
  • A Hearing Disorder
  • Excess Urination
  • Head Pain
  • Increased Sensitivity Of The Skin To The Sun

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