Methazolamide

FDA Approved: * June 30, 1993
Pharm Company: * TEVA PHARMS
Category: Vision / Eye Health

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Methazolamide Overview

Methazolamide (trade name Neptazane) is a potent carbonic anhydrase inhibitor. It is indicated in the treatment of increased intraocular pressure (IOP) in chronic open-angle glaucoma and secondary glaucoma. Also it is used preoperatively in acute angle-closure (narrow-angle) glaucoma where lowering the IOP is desired before surgery. References Iyer G, Bellantone R, Taft D (1999). "In vitro characterization of the erythrocyte distribution of methazolamide: a model of erythrocyte transport a...

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small round pink pill with a 2|0 scored on one side

I found half of a small round pink chalky pill n my lil cousins room today, I can tell it's the bottom half, it has a 2/0 scored on one side and nothing on the other. Does neone know what this is? ## Based on the description provided, I've identified your pill as Methazolamide (50mg); which is used in the treatment of glaucoma. Manufacturer: Rugby NOTE: this pill is actually regarded as being light purple in color, as opposed to pink - but the imprint matches exactly. You can learn more about this drug on the page for Methazolamide Details I hope this info helps!

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Round White Pill With A Line Through It

i found a pill on my floor it has a 20 on one side with a line down the middle so 2 on one side and 0 on the other side of it! i couldnt read the other side it looked like it got wet can someone help me figure this out? ## Hi james, The closest match I can find is Methazolamide (50 mg); which is used in the treatment of glaucoma and belongs to the drug class "Carbonic Anhydrase" inhibitors. This pill matches your description exactly except that it's light purple and not white. That could just mean that the pill you have was manufactured by a different company. Side effects of Methazolamide include: Dizziness, drowsiness, sore throat, fever, unusual bleeding or bruising, tingling or tremors in the hands or feet, pain in the side or groin, or a rash. Methazolamide may also inc...

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what are the side effects of this medicationmethazolamide ## Side effects of Methazolamide include: Dizziness, drowsiness, sore throat, fever, unusual bleeding or bruising, tingling or tremors in the hands or feet, pain in the side or groin, or a rash. Methazolamide may also increase the sensitivity of the skin to sunlight. For more information please click on the link below... If you have any more questions or comments to add, please post back so I can further assist you.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Methazolamide
  • Tablet: 25mg, 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Methazolamide: (19 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0574-0786 Neptazane 25 mg Oral Tablet by Paddock Laboratories, LLC
  • 0574-0787 Neptazane 50 mg Oral Tablet by Paddock Laboratories, LLC
  • 0574-0790 Methazolamide 25 mg Oral Tablet by Paddock Laboratories, LLC
  • 0574-0791 Methazolamide 50 mg Oral Tablet by Paddock Laboratories, LLC
  • 0781-1071 Methazolamide 50 mg Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-1072 Methazolamide 25 mg Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 48102-014 Neptazane 25 mg Oral Tablet by Fera Pharmaceuticals
  • 48102-015 Neptazane 50 mg Oral Tablet by Fera Pharmaceuticals
  • 48102-100 Methazolamide 25 mg Oral Tablet by Fera Pharmaceuticals
  • 48102-101 Methazolamide 50 mg Oral Tablet by Fera Pharmaceuticals
  • 50090-3233 Methazolamide 50 mg Oral Tablet by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 51407-026 Methazolamide 25 mg Oral Tablet by Golden State Medical Supply Inc.
  • 51407-027 Methazolamide 50 mg Oral Tablet by Golden State Medical Supply Inc.
  • 54868-2996 Methazolamide 50 mg Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 55806-020 Methazolamide 50 mg Oral Tablet by Effcon Laboratories, Inc.
  • 55806-021 Methazolamide 25 mg Oral Tablet by Effcon Laboratories, Inc.
  • 62559-240 Methazolamide 25 mg Oral Tablet by Ani Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 62559-241 Methazolamide 50 mg Oral Tablet by Ani Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 68151-3110 Methazolamide 50 mg Oral Tablet by Carilion Materials Management





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