Lung and respiratory problems

Altitude sickness

(Acute mountain sickness)

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All Medications for Altitude sickness

  • Acetazolamide
    Prescription only

    Diamox (Acetazolamide) is used to treat and prevent mountain sickness, as well as to lower the amount of fluid in the eye and legs.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Extended release
  • Dexamethasone
    Prescription only

    Decadron (Dexamethasone) is identical to an essential hormone that humans produce and has been proven to work safely.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Liquid

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