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It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Edimox 250. Please consult your doctor.
Edimox 250 may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the develop... View More
Edimox 250 is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not... View More
Edimox 250 may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive. .Edimox 250 can occasionally cause short-sightedness, drowsiness or confusio... View More
Edimox 250 should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Edimox 250 may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of ... View More
Edimox 250 should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Edimox 250 may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of E... View More
Edimox 250 is a medicine used to reduce pressure in the eyes. This pressure can be caused by or lead to an illness called glaucoma. If the pressure in y... View More
Uses of Edimox 250
Side effects of Edimox 250
- Frequent urge to urinate
- Tingling sensation of extremity
- Numbness of extremity
- Loss of appetite
- Feeling sick
- Taste change
- Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
How to use Edimox 250
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Edimox 250 may be taken wi... View More
How Edimox 250 works
Edimox 250 is a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor. It works in glaucoma by decreasing the production of aqueous humour (fluid in the eye), thereby lowering t... View More
What if you forget to take Edimox 250?
If you miss a dose of Edimox 250, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to you... View More
- Edimox 250 helps lower high pressure in the eye and reduce the risk of vision loss.
- Usually used in combination with other anti-glaucoma medications.
- Take it as per dose and duration suggested by your doctor.
- Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Edimox 250 can make you very drowsy.
- It may cause a tingling sensation in hands and feet. Take potassium-rich foods (banana and coconut water), and get potassium levels checked regularly.
Adult: PO Diuresis 250-375 mg/day. Glaucoma; Epilepsy 250-1,000 mg/day. Prophylaxis of high altitude sickness 500-1,000 mg/day. Epilepsy >12 ye... View More
Concomitant use w/ high-dose aspirin may cause anorexia, tachypnoea, lethargy, metabolic acidosis, coma and death. May increase serum levels of phenytoi... View More
Potassium supplements may be required. Impaired hepatic or renal function; diabetes. Monitor plasma electrolytes and blood count regularly. IM route is ... View More
Acetazolamide specifically inhibits the enzyme carbonic anhydrase which catalyses the reversible reaction involving the hydration of CO2 and dehydration... View More
<12 years: Safety and efficacy is not established
Mode of Action
Should be taken with food.
Glaucoma, Epilepsy, Idiopathic intracranial hypertension, Altitude sickness
Renal impairment: Contraindicated in marked renal impairment.
Pregnancy Category Note
Drowsiness, paraesthesia, ataxia, dizziness, thirst, anorexia, headache; confusion, malaise, depression; GI distress, metabolic acidosis, polyuria, hype... View More
Hypersensitivity to sulphonamides; sodium or potassium depletion, hepatic insufficiency; hepatic cirrhosis; hyperchloraemic acidosis; severe renal impai... View More
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More