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What is dorzolamide?

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Drug Class: Ophthalmic – Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors

Availability: Prescription Required

Pregnancy: Consult a doctor before using

May Treat: ·

Brand Names:

Drug Class: Ophthalmic – Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors

Availability: Prescription Required

Pregnancy: Consult a doctor before using

Lactation: Consult a doctor before using

Driving: May cause drowsiness or dizziness. Use caution

PrecautionsPrecautions

  • If available, read the patient package insert
  • Wash hands before and after using
  • Do not touch tip of open eye drop bottle
  • If available, read the patient package insert
  • Wash hands before and after using
  • Do not touch tip of open eye drop bottle
  • May wear contact lenses 15 min. after using drug.
  • Wait 10 minutes before other eye medications.
  • Take doses regularly, even when feeling well
  • May blur vision. Use caution when driving.
  • Tell doctor your complete medical history

What are side effects of Dorzolamide?Any warnings while using Dorzolamide?Does Dorzolamide interact with any drugs?Is Dorzolamide contraindicated for any condition?How to use Dorzolamide?What if you missed a dose of Dorzolamide?

For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

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  • People also askIs dorzolamide a sulfa drug?Is dorzolamide a sulfa drug?Dorzolamide is a sulfonamide (“sulfa” drug) and can cause serious allergic reactions in people allergic to such medications. This medication has not been adequately studied in people with liver or kidney problems. It is not recommended for people with severe kidney problems and should be used with caution in people with liver problems.

    Precautions

    • If available, read the patient package insert
    • Wash hands before and after using
    • Do not touch tip of open eye drop bottle
    • If available, read the patient package insert
    • Wash hands before and after using
    • Do not touch tip of open eye drop bottle
    • May wear contact lenses 15 min. after using drug.
    • Wait 10 minutes before other eye medications.
    • Take doses regularly, even when feeling well
    • May blur vision. Use caution when driving.
    • Tell doctor your complete medical history

    What are side effects of Dorzolamide?Any warnings while using Dorzolamide?Does Dorzolamide interact with any drugs?Is Dorzolamide contraindicated for any condition?How to use Dorzolamide?What if you missed a dose of Dorzolamide?

    For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

    Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

    Was this helpful?Is dorzolamide a sulfa drug? Dorzolamide is a sulfonamide (“sulfa” drug) and can cause serious allergic reactions in people allergic to such medications. This medication has not been adequately studied in people with liver or kidney problems. It is not recommended for people with severe kidney problems and should be used with caution in people with liver problems.

    Is dorzolamide a beta blocker? Dorzolamide/timolol, sold under the brand name Cosopt among others, is a medication used to treat high pressure inside the eye including glaucoma. It is a combination of dorzolamide hydrochloride and timolol maleate. It may be used when a beta blocker, like timolol, is not sufficient alone. It is used as an eye drop.

    Does dorzolamide cause hair loss? Hair loss is found among people who take Dorzolamide hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Adcal, and have Intraocular pressure increased.

    Is Levaquin an anti-inflammatory medication? Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs The concomitant administration of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug with a fluoroquinolone, including Levaquin ® , may increase the risk of CNS stimulation and convulsive seizures [see Warnings and Precautions (5.4) ] .

    Precautions

    Precautions

    • If available, read the patient package insert
    • Wash hands before and after using
    • Do not touch tip of open eye drop bottle
    • If available, read the patient package insert
    • Wash hands before and after using
    • Do not touch tip of open eye drop bottle
    • May wear contact lenses 15 min. after using drug.
    • Wait 10 minutes before other eye medications.
    • Take doses regularly, even when feeling well
    • May blur vision. Use caution when driving.
    • Tell doctor your complete medical history

    What are side effects of Dorzolamide?Any warnings while using Dorzolamide?Does Dorzolamide interact with any drugs?Is Dorzolamide contraindicated for any condition?How to use Dorzolamide?What if you missed a dose of Dorzolamide?

    For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

    Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

    Was this helpful?What are the side effects of a sulfa drug? Gastrointestinal Side Effects. Most of the gastrointestinal side effects disappear after the discontinuation of the drug. The common gastrointestinal conditions resulting due in the use of sulfa drugs are, diarrhea, nausea, gas in abdomen, vomiting, and loss of appetite.

    Where can I find list of brand name sulfa drugs?

    US Brand Name

    • Azulfidine
    • Azulfidine Entabs
    • Diamox Sequels
    • Gantrisin Pediatric
    • Sulfazine
    • Sulfazine EC
    • Truxazole
    • Zonegran

    What is Dorzolamide timolol ophthalmic? Timolol ophthalmic is a beta-blocker that also reduces pressure inside the eye. Dorzolamide and timolol ophthalmic (for the eyes) is a combination medicine used to treat certain types of glaucoma and other causes of high pressure inside the eye.

    What are the names of the sulfa drugs? The sulfa family of drugs includes sulfadiazine, sulfamethizole (brand name: Thiosulfil Forte), sulfamethoxazole (Gantanol), sulfasalazine (Azulfidine), sulfisoxazole (Gantrisin), and various high-strength combinations of three sulfonamides. Sulfa drugs kill bacteria and fungi by interfering with their metabolism.