Generic Name: Diane-35
What is Diane-35?
Take this medicine with food if it upsets your stomach. Take your doses at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed. Do not stop taking except on your doctor's advice.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. Special care may be needed. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses. Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress.
You will need blood work done regularly.
If your dose is different, do not change it unless your doctor tells you to do so. The amount of medicine that you take depends on the strength of the medicine. Also, the number of doses you take each day, the time allowed between doses, and the length of time you take the medicine depend on the medical problem for which you are using the medicine. If you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as possible. Tell your doctor if you have ever had any unusual or allergic reaction to medicines in this group or any other medicines.
Also tell your health care professional if you have any other types of allergies, such as to foods dyes, preservatives, or animals. For non-prescription products, read the label or package ingredients carefully. Although there is no specific information comparing use of carbonic anhydrase inhibitors in children with use in other age groups, these medicines are not expected to cause different side effects or problems in children than they do in adults.
Many medicines have not been studied specifically in older people. Therefore, it may not be known whether they work exactly the same way they do in younger adults.
How should I take Diane-35?
We also planned a gradually increasing campsite plan etc. I mentioned to my doctor i might be calling about another prescription this year. She said she was happy to do it but wanted me to look into the new research on IBprofin in lieu of diamox. I'm wondering if this forum has a view on this. Supposedly some of the doctors pushing it are climbers themselves. My trip this year is Montana, so nothing crazy like a napal altitudes.
What should I avoid while taking Diane-35?
These two conditions are emergencies requiring immediate descent, even if this is in the night. Acetazolamide is not licensed to prevent and treat altitude sickness, although it has long been used for this purpose.
Side effects reported include: a 'tingling' feeling in the fingers and toes, some loss of appetite, taste disturbance, flushing, thirst, headache, dizziness, fatigue, irritability, and depression. We do not recommend taking acetazolamide for people planning to undertake routine ascents.
The symptoms will not be worse than they would have been if acetazolamide had not been taken in the first place.
Diane-35 side effects
However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions.
To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
Diamox Tablet - Packages and Strengths Diamox Tablet is available in the following packages and strengths Diamox Tablet - Packages: 10 Tablet, 20 Tablet, 15 Tablet Diamox Tablet - Manufacturers The medicine is manufactured by the following companies Diamox Tablet - Demographic Information References Dailymed Acetazolamide sodium.
Common Diane-35 ide effects may include:
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The total daily dose must not be greater than 750 mg per day.
Evidence seems to indicate that acetaZOLAMIDE has utility as an adjuvant in the treatment of certain dysfunctions of the central nervous system e.
Acetazolamide is used in people with certain types of glaucoma to reduce the amount of fluid in the eye, which decreases pressure inside the eye. Acetazolamide is also used as a diuretic "water pill" in people with congestive heart failure, to reduce the build-up of fluid in the body. This build-up is called edema. Acetazolamide is also used to treat certain types of seizures, and to treat or prevent altitude sickness.
You should not use this medicine if you have cirrhosis, severe liver or kidney disease, an electrolyte imbalance, adrenal gland failure, or an allergy to acetazolamide or sulfa drugs.
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From experience of people going to Ladakh, two schools of thought have emerged.
This rarely occur but if they do whilst using this medication, you may experience: Vomiting Nausea Dizziness Rash Such effects should only be mild and will not last for very long.