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Avva 250Mg Tablet Sr

Manufacturer: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Acetazolamide
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: December 14, 2018

Used in combination with other medicines, Avva 250Mg Tablet Sr is used to treat various kinds of edema, epilepsy and glaucoma. It is a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor. It increases the amount of water absorbed and removed by the kidney, reduces the fluid pressure in the eyeball by decreasing its formation, and blocks nerve discharges that cause seizures.

If your blood has low levels of potassium and sodium, or if you have adrenal gland problems or if you have high levels of chloride or other electrolyte problems, then Avva 250Mg Tablet Sr is not to be prescribed. Taking aspirin alongside may increase the chance of Avva 250Mg Tablet Sr’s side effects.

Avva 250Mg Tablet Sr is taken with or without food from the mouth. It is recommended that you drink plenty of water while taking this medicine. If a stomach upset occurs while taking it, take it with some food so as to reduce irritation.

Some of the common side effects of Avva 250Mg Tablet Sr are changes in taste, drowsiness, blurred vision, frequent urination, vomiting and diarrhea. Consult a doctor immediately if you experience severe allergic reactions, blood in the urine, convulsions, fever, etc.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.

  • Decreased Potassium Level In Blood

  • Paresthesia (Tingling Or Pricking Sensation)

  • Drowsiness

  • Kidney Stone

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Avva 250mg tablet sr may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Avva 250mg tablet sr is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    should be under close supervision.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Acetazolamide is contra-indicated in cases of marked kidney and liver disease.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no interaction between liver impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Avva 250Mg Tablet Sr , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Acetazolamide, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

The hindrance of carbonic anhydrase within the central nervous system results in anticonvulsant activity of Avva 250Mg Tablet Sr. This resultantly lowers the tension brought on by the presence of carbon dioxide in the lung alveoli.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine

    Epsolin 50Mg/2Ml Injection

    BEETAL TABLET

    Emgard 30Mg Tablet

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