How To Prevent Altitude Sickness (AMS), HAPE and HACE

In this article, we learn how to prevent Acute Mountain Sickness with medication like Diamox (Acetazolamide) and without Diamox. You’ll also find the correct dosage for a preventive course of Diamox in here.

3 Life Saving Drugs You MUST Have To Tackle Altitude Sickness – AMS, HAPE and HACE

Uses, dosage and explanation of High Altitude Life Saving Drugs — Diamox (Acetazolamide), Nifedipine and Dexamethasone

How I Dealt With Acute Mountain Sickness On My 28th Trek

It is a myth that AMS doesn’t affect a seasoned trekkers. Here’s an account that shatters such misconceptions about AMS.

A doctor’s view of the Stok Kangri trek

We speak to Dr. Hardik Pitroda, who trekked to Stok Kangri in Nepal with Indiahikes in July 2012. Hardik is a dermatologist by profession. As the trek doctor of his batch, he hands out some valuable tips that trekkers often overlook. Read on.

How Diamox Deals With Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS)

Arjun Majumdar writes on the uses of Diamox to assist acclimatization and prevent high altitude sickness.