2 patient evaluations for Acetazolamide with a side effects rating of None

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Mar 12, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for dizziness)
  • 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

Mar 1, 2011 (Started Jun 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for weight loss)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 14, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for weight loss)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I don't know why a drug meant for altitude sickness has the effect of helping me lose the weight I gained on a higher dose of Mirapex, but it seems to be working. I've lost 4 or 5 pounds in the month I've been on it.

  • 0 helpful marks
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