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Avva 250mg Sr Capsule 10'S

Avva 250mg Sr Capsule 10'S

By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
68.00*
MRP 80.00
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Avva Sr 250 MG Description

Avva Sr Capsule is used to treat eye conditions called glaucoma. It contains a medicine called acetazolamide. In Glaucoma, the nerve which connects our eye to our brain is injured mainly because of t

he high eye pressure. It can also cause blindness if not treated early. Avva Sr Capsule works by reducing the production of fluid in the eye and thus reduces the pressure inside the eye.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹68.00
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ContainsAcetazolamide(250.0 Mg)
UsesGlaucoma
Side effectsFits, fever, tiredness, vomiting, itching, headache
TherapyGLAUCOMA DRUGS
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uses

Uses of Avva Sr 250 MG

Avva Sr Capsule is used for treating increased pressure in the eye for an eye condition called Glaucoma.
contraindications

Contraindications of Avva Sr 250 MG

  • Known allergy to acetazolamide and any other ingredient of the medicine.
  • Low salt and electrolyte levels in the body.
  • Increased level of chlorine in the body.
  • Patients with a history of kidney failure or other kidney problems.
  • Patients with adrenal glands (glands situated over kidneys) dysfunction.
  • Patients with a history of liver failure or other liver problems.
  • The use of Avva Sr Capsule is prohibited in children under 12 years of age.
  • Avva Sr Capsule are advised not to be used in pregnancy or if the planning of a family.
sideEffects

Side effects of Avva Sr 250 MG

  • Fits
  • Fever
  • Tiredness
  • Vomiting
  • Itching
  • Headache
  • Diarrhoea
  • Muscle pain
  • Mouth ulcers
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Difficulty in passing urine
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Avva Sr 250 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Avva Sr Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine should not be used during pregnancy due to insufficient information on its safety in pregnancy, especially during the first trimester of pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Avva Sr Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Avva Sr Capsules can be taken by a lactating woman if prescribed by a doctor. However, it should be used with caution in lactating women.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Avva Sr Capsule?
A:
Possible side effects of this medicine include drowsiness, confused mind, and far objects appear blurry. The patients are advised to avoid driving on the appearance of any such effects.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Avva Sr Capsule?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any form of kidney problem like stones.
  • You have liver disease.
  • You have a blood glucose-related problem.
  • You are of age above 65.
  • You have a lung-related disorder like difficulty in breathing.
  • You are taking any medicine to treat fits or seizures.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Avva Sr 250 MG

How Does It Work?

Acetazolamide present in Avva Sr Capsule works by reducing the production of fluids in our eye by inhibiting the action of certain enzymes responsible for the production of fluids in the eyes. Thus, i...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Avva Sr 250 MG

Take Avva Sr Capsule as a whole with a glass of water as per your doctor's prescription.
interactions

Interactions of Avva Sr 250 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Avva Sr Capsule should be taken cautiously with methotrexate, anti-diabetics and blood thinners as it may increase or decrease the action of these medicines.
  • Tell your doctor if you are taking medicines like digoxin for the treatment of heart failure and blood pressure-lowering medicines.
  • Avva Sr Capsule if taken along with medicines used for the treatment of seizures or fits may lead to bone softening, hence caution is advised.
  • Avva Sr Capsule may increase the levels of amphetamine and quinidine and prolong their action.
  • If this medicine taken along with sodium bicarbonate (used to reduce stomach acid) can lead to kidney stones.
  • Lithium therapy used for brain-related disorders should be used cautiously with Avva Sr Capsule as it can increase the levels of lithium in the body.
  • Avva Sr Capsule can reduce the antiseptic action of urinary antiseptics such as methenamine.
  • Other medicines like ciclosporin, carbamazepine and primidone may interact with this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Avva Sr 250 MG

Avva Sr Capsule should be stored below 30°C in its original package to protect it from light and moisture. Keep it out of the reach of children.
dosage

Dosage of Avva Sr 250 MG

Overdose

The overdose of Avva Sr Capsule results in symptoms like shortness of breath, swelling in eyelids/face/lips, itching in the whole body, fever, ulcers in the mouth, fits, include headache, nausea, vomi...
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Missed a Dose

It is advised to continue to take this medicine for as long as the doctor recommends. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you re...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Avva Sr Capsule used for?

A: Avva Sr Capsule is used for reducing pressure inside the eye for an eye condition known as Glaucoma.

Q: Can I take Avva Sr Capsule after cataract surgery?

A: No, this should only be used when prescribed by a doctor and for the condition that it is prescribed for.

Q: What are the side effects of Avva Sr Capsule?

A: You may experience dizziness, lightheadedness and increased urine output especially during the initial days of the treatment. Dry mouth, nausea, blurred vision, loss of appetite may also be experienced by a few individuals treated with this medicine.
Product Details
Brand
AVVA SR
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/12/2023
Last Updated on: 01 Jun 2021 | 05:22 AM (IST)
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