Acetazolamide (also known as its previous brand name Diamox) is a prescription medicine used to alter the blood acidity to help breathe easier and reduce fluid in the lungs and around the brain.
Acetazolamide tablets do this by increasing the production of urine in the body. Buy acetazolamide tablets online on prescription from a registered UK doctor & pharmacy service.
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Summary of available medications
|Acetazolamide (Diamox)||28 to 112 tablets||From £29.99|
|Acetazolamide (Diamox) 250mg||28 tablets||£29.99|
|Acetazolamide (Diamox) 250mg||56 tablets||£54.99|
|Diamox (Acetazolamide) 250mg||112 tablets||£99.99|
Diamox contains acetazolamide but Diamox is no longer available in the UK.
DrFelix supplies Acetazolamide, each tablet contains acetazolamide 250mg.
Take ONE 250mg tablet twice daily for rapid force ascents and early acute mountain sickness.
Take HALF a tablet twice daily for altitude related disturbances.
Acetazolamide Side Effects
Common side effects of Acetazolamide include nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, taste disturbance, loss of appetite, paraesthesia (tingling sensation), flushing, headache, dizziness, fatigue (tiredness), irritability, depression, thirst and reduced libido.
Other less common Acetazolamide side effects include drowsiness, confusion, hearing disturbances, fever, blood in urine or stools, kidney or liver problems and skin rash. If these symptoms occur, discontinue use and contact your doctor.
In very rare cases Acetazolamide can cause hepatitis, jaundice, convulsions, sensitivity to light, flaccid paralysis.
Refer to the Acetazolamide pamphlet inside the box for more information.