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  • Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor
    6 Drugs classified under this drug class


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    Alcon Azopt 1%
    Novartis
    RX
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    Alcon Azopt 1%

    Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor. Brinzolamide 1%.
    OPHTH. DROPS (Suspension): 5 ml. 1
    drop into affect. eye(s) 2 - 3 x dly.
    Elevat. IOP in oc. hypertens., open angle
    glaucoma.
    C/I: Hypersens. to compos.,
    sulphonamides.

    Cosopt
    Rafa
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Cosopt

    Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor, β Blocker. Dorzolamide HCl 20 mg/ml, Timolol Maleate 5 mg/ml.
    OCUMETER (with controlled drop tip): 5
    ml. 1 drop in affect. eye(s) 2 x dly. Use
    10 mins. apart from other ophth. drug
    being used.
    NEW OCUMETER PLUS: 5 ml. 1 drop in
    affect. eye(s) 2 x dly. Use 10 mins.
    apart from other ophth. drug being
    used.
    Elevat. IOP in oc. hypertens., open-angle
    glaucoma, second open-angle glaucoma.
    C/I: Bronch. dis., coron. heart dis.,
    hypersens.

    Dorzatol-Avenir Eye Drops Solution
    BioAvenir
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Dorzatol-Avenir Eye Drops Solution

    Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor, β Antagonist. Dorzolamide HCl 20 mg/ml, Timolol Maleate 5 mg/ml.
    SOL.:5 ML. 1dr ×2/d in the affected eye. See lit.
    For the tmt.  of elevat. intraoc. press.  (IOP) in pts. with ocular hypertens., open-ang. glauc., or other second. open-ang. glauc. when concom. ther. is appropr.
    C/I: Hypersens. Pts. with past/present pulmon.  dis. e.g.: asthma, severe chron. obstruct. bronchit. Pts. with bradycard., HF,  arrhythm. Pts. with renal impair.,renal dis., nephrolithias. Pts. with hyperchlorem.  acidosis.

    Dorzolamide Timolol Teva
    Abic
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Dorzolamide Timolol Teva

    Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor, β Blocker. Dorzolamide HCl 20 mg/ml, Timolol Maleate 5 mg/ml.
    OPHTH. SOLN: 5 ml. Instill. 1 drop in
    affect. eye morn. and even. Not to
    exceed max. dosage. Not intend. for
    peds.
    Tmt. elevat. IOP in pts. with oc. hypertens.,
    open-angle glaucoma, other second.
    open-angle glaucoma, when concomit.
    ther. approp.
    C/I: Known hypersens. Pts. suffer./past
    suffer. from asthma, obstruct. pulmon.
    dis., heart fail., bradycard., severe kidney
    problems. Concom. use oral carbonic
    anhydrase inhibs., lact.

    Trusopt
    Rafa
    RX
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    Trusopt

    Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor. Dorzolamide HCl 20 mg/ml.
    NEW OCUMETER PLUS: 5 ml with
    controlled drop tip. Monother: 1 drop
    in affect. eye(s) 3 x dly. Polyther: 1
    drop in affect. eye(s) 2 x dly.
    Elevated introcular pressure in pts with oc.
    hypertens., and/or open-angle glaucoma.
    In some cases for second glaucoma.

    Uramox
    Taro
    RX
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    Uramox

    Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor. Acetazolamide 250 mg.
    TABS: 30. CHF.: For diuresis in CHF, init.:
    250-375 mg once dly. in the morn. If,
    after an init. response, the pt. fails to
    contin. to lose edema fluid, do not incr.
    the dose but allow for kidney recovery
    by skip. medic. for a day.
    Drug Induced Edema: 250 -375 mg
    once a day for one/ two days, altern.
    with a day of rest.
    Glaucoma: Tmt. of chron. simple
    (open-ang.) glauc. ranges from 250
    mg- 1 g of per 24 hrs., usual. in divid.
    doses for amounts over 250 mg.
    Tmt. of second. glauc. and in the
    postoper. tmt. of some cases of acute congest. (close-ang.) glauc., 250 mg
    every 4 hrs. in some acute cases, initial
    dose of 500 mg follow. by 125 or 250
    mg every 4 hrs. depend. on the
    individ. case.
    Acute Mountain Sick.: 500 mg-1,000
    mg dly., in divid. doses. In
    circumstances of rapid ascent, the
    higher dose level of 1,000 mg is
    recommen. It is preferable to init.
    dosing 24- 48 hrs. before ascent and to
    contin.for 48 hrs. See lit.
    Adjunct. tmt. of drug induced edema
    and edema due to congest. heart fail.
    Chron. simple (open ang.) glauc., second.
    glauc.and pre operat. in acute ang.
    closure glauc. where delay of surg. is
    desired in order to lower intraoc. press.
    Acute mountain sick.
    C/I: Situations in which Na+ and/or K+
    blood levels are depressed, in cases of
    marked kidney &liver dis. or dysfunc.,
    suprarenal gland fail., and
    hyperchloremic acidosis. Pts. with hep.
    cirrhosis. Long- term administ. in pts.
    with chron. non-congest. ang. -clos.
    glauc. Hypersens. to sulphonamides.

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