Acetazolamide Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Diarrhea
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Energy
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Taste Problems
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Bloody Urine
  • Depression
  • Kidney Stone
  • The Appearance Of Crystals In The Urine

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Drowsiness
  • Low Amount Of Sodium In The Blood

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acidosis
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Black Tarry Stools
  • Blood Disorder
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Kidney Failure
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Liver Tissue Death
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Low Blood Sugar
  • Low Platelet Count And Bleeding From Immune Response
  • Paralysis Of The Skeletal Muscles
  • Seizures
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • The Presence Of Sugar In The Urine
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Bile Flow Problems
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Confused
  • Dizzy
  • Fever
  • Head Pain
  • Hearing Disorder
  • Hives
  • Nearsightedness
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Problems With Smell
  • Redness Of Skin
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Signs And Symptoms At Injection Site
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin
  • Uncoordinated

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