What Conditions does Acetazolamide Treat?

  • Petit Mal Seizures
  • Fluid Retention in the Legs
  • Feet
  • Arms or Hands
  • Altitude Sickness
  • Wide-Angle Glaucoma
  • High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
  • closed angle glaucoma
  • Increased Eye Pressure caused by Another Disease
  • Accumulation of Fluid Resulting from Chronic Heart Failure
  • Visible Water Retention
  • Tonic-Clonic Epilepsy
  • Multiple Seizure Types
  • Increase pH of Urine
  • Water On the Brain with Obstruction of Cerebrospinal Fluid
  • epilepsy
  • Seizures with Irregular Muscle Contractions
  • pseudotumor cerebri
  • Inherited Periodic Paralysis
  • Simple Partial Seizures

Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, expect as may be authorized by the applicable terms of use.

CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.