Diamox is a sulfa drug.
Diamox works by controlling fluid secretion.
Generic name of Diamox is Acetazolamide.
Brand name of Diamox is Diamox.
Diamox is available in:
- 250mg Min Dosage
Diamox is available in tablets and injectable forms.
The dosage depends on the disease and its prescribed treatmen.
250 mg to 1 gram per 24 hours in 2 or more smaller doses.
The daily dosage is 8 to 30 mg per 2.2 pounds of body weight in 2 or more doses. Typical dosage may range from 375 to 1,000 mg per day.
Congestive Heart Failure treatment:
The usual dosage is 250 mg to 375 mg per day or 5 mg per 2.2 pounds of body weight, taken in the morning.
Diamox can be used by children.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Diamox suddenly.
Missing a dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Diamox and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately.
Store at room temperature between 20 and 25 degrees C (68 and 77 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.