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What side effects does Brinzolamide (Azopt) cause?

Based on information from iGuard.org, a free medication monitoring service, 23% of patients experience side effects while taking Brinzolamide (Azopt). Some of the side effects reported by iGuard members inlcude: Eye Irritation. Please follow up with your doctor or other healthcare provider if you are experiencing any symptoms that worsen or do not go away.

Yes, taking Azopt may cause serious side effects such as itchy or watery eyes, skin rashes or hives. These symptoms may be signs of an allergic reaction and you should call your doctor right away. Also, you may experience redness or swelling of your eyes, lips or tongue. If you have difficulty breathing or swallowing, contact your doctor immediately. You may be having an allergic reaction to this medicine.

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