What should I avoid while taking dorzolamide?

While taking dorzolamide, avoid driving a car, operating machinery, or performing any other potentially dangerous tasks until you are accustom to the effects of dorzolamide. If dorzolamide causes blurred vision, you will need to avoid these activities altogether.

Avoid drinking alcohol in excess if it causes your vision to become blurry.

Avoid becoming pregnant while taking dorzolamide, as injury to the fetus may occur. Talk to your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant or breastfeed while on this medication.

Also, avoid taking other medicines that may interact with dorzolamide, such as aspirin, as side effects may become more severe.

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