Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor
A class of drugs that reduce the activity of carbonic anhydrase. Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors are mainly used for the treatment of glaucoma or other ocular conditions where lowering of the intraocular blood pressure has been deemed beneficial. They are also used to manage motion sickness, gastric and duodenal ulcers, neurological disorders, osteoporosis and as diuretics, antiepileptics.
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