Autonomic Nervous Systems
Which of the following medications is contraindicated in patients with allergy to sulphonamides?
Acetazolamide, dorzolamide as well as brinzolamide are sulphonamide derivatives.
Acetazolamide should not be taken by individuals if:
a. They are allergic to sulfa medications.
b. They are allergic to' any carbonic anhydrase inhibitor.
c. They have liver or kidney disease.
d. They have adrenal gland failure (i.e. Addision's disease).
e. They have diabetes.