9 patient evaluations for Acetazolamide

Mar 12, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for dizziness)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication helps my CADASIL symptoms of headache, dizziness, nausea, and lightheadedness.

  • 1 helpful mark

Jul 6, 2008 (Started Jun 25, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Vision)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (bowel problems, numbness in hands)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Make sure to drink lots of fluids
Side effects: numbness in hands, bowel problems, bowel problems

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2010 (Started Apr 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for diuretic)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It made me very tired, weak, drained, did not notice the diurectic effects any different than before taking it, actually voiding seemed to be harder and less at the time I quit taking this drug. There was a huge difference in how I felt, which was so much better after I got off it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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