Azopt side effects

What side effects can Brinzolamide have?

Below you will find the most important information about possible known side effects of Brinzolamide.
These side effects do not occur, but you can. Because every person reacts differently to medication. Please also note that the type and frequency of side effects may vary depending on the drug formulation (eg tablet, syringe, ointment).

Occasional side effects:
taste disorders, headache, foreign body sensation (in the eye), eye irritation, blurred vision, redness in the eye.

Rare side effects:
bronchitis, pharyngitis, depression, dizziness, emotional disorders, conjunctivitis, eye deposits, eye pain, eye tears, itchy eyes, eyelid encrustations, eye irritation, corneal damage, blurred vision, shortness of breath, nosebleeds, throat pain, laryngeal pain, runny nose, throat irritation, dry mouth , Mouth bleeding, nausea, indigestion, hair loss, chest pain, dermatitis, rash.

What interactions does brinzolamide show?

Please note that the interactions may vary depending on the drug formulation of a drug (eg tablet, syringe, ointment).

In case of concomitant use of other active substances from the group of carbonic anhydrase inhibitors, an increase in effect is possible.

Certain drugs such as the antifungal agents ketoconazole, itraconazole and clotrimazole may slow down the breakdown of brinzolamide, thereby prolonging and enhancing its action. The same applies to the active substance against AIDS ritonavir and the active ingredient against bacteria troleandomycin.

Potential Azopt side effects may include: