Glauseta

Glauseta

acetazolamide

Manufacturer:

Sanbe Vision
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Acetazolamide
Indications/Uses
Open-angle glaucoma, secondary glaucoma & pre-op in angle-closure glaucoma.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Open-angle glaucoma Initial dose: 250 mg 1-4 tab daily (in divided doses). Secondary glaucoma & for lowering pre-op IOP 250 mg 4 hrly. Childn 8-30 mg/kg daily.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Marked kidney & liver disease/dysfunction, suprarenal gland & adrenal gland failure, hyperchloremic acidosis.
Special Precautions
Renal calculi, pulmonary obstruction, emphysema. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn.
Adverse Reactions
Paresthesia, hearing dysfunction/tinnitus, loss of appetite, taste alteration, GI disturbances eg, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, polyuria, occasional drowsiness & confusion.
ATC Classification
S01EC01 - acetazolamide ; Belongs to the class of carbonic anhydrase inhibitors. Used in the treatment of glaucoma.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Glauseta tab 250 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's (Rp442,000/boks)
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