Low-dose methazolamide and intraocular pressure

Richard A. Stone, Thom J. Zimmerman, Dong H. Shin, Bernard Becker, Michael A. Kass

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Sixteen patients with increased intraocular pressure (over 20 mm Hg) received 25 and 50 mg of oral methazolamide, twice daily, during consecutive weeks and then 500 mg (Sequels) of acetazolamide. The two methazolamide regimens produced significant decreases in intraocular pressure. Acetazolamide treatment resulted in a greater decrease in intraocular pressure but more systemic acidosis and side effects.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)674-679
Number of pages6
JournalAmerican journal of ophthalmology
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 1977


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