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Review: could Dementia cause Double vision?

Summary: Double vision could be caused by Dementia, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Senile dementia, and take Namenda.

We study 4,734 people who have Dementia from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Double vision (Diplopia). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Dementia

Dementia (latest reports from 42,082 patients) is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Donepezil, Seroquel, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.

On Apr, 14, 2014: 4,734 people who have dementia are studied. Among them, 5 (0.11%) have Double Vision. They amount to 0.01% of all the 70,668 people who have Double Vision on eHealthMe.

Trend of Double vision in dementia reports

Gender of people who have dementia and experienced Double vision * :

FemaleMale
Double vision60.00%40.00%

Age of people who have dementia and experienced Double vision * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Double vision0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%107.14%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Double vision0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Senile dementia (1 people, 20.00%)
  2. Osteoporosis (1 people, 20.00%)
  3. Coagulopathy (1 people, 20.00%)
  4. Intraocular pressure increased (1 people, 20.00%)
  5. Blood cholesterol (1 people, 20.00%)
  6. Hypertension (1 people, 20.00%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Namenda (5 people, 100.00%)
  2. Detrol (5 people, 100.00%)
  3. Aspirin (5 people, 100.00%)
  4. Prozac (5 people, 100.00%)
  5. Glipizide (5 people, 100.00%)
  6. Aricept (4 people, 80.00%)
  7. Tamoxifen citrate (4 people, 80.00%)
  8. Lisinopril (4 people, 80.00%)
  9. Plavix (4 people, 80.00%)
  10. Bextra (4 people, 80.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (6 days ago):

  • vision can be double or more. always vertical. Most noticeable as double, triple or quadruple vision when looking at thin horizontal lines like high wires. There is always space between thin items like wires. Otherwise more noticeable as very blurry for larger items in vision field.

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  • From this study (7 days ago):

  • I have chronic pain syndrome and autoimmune tbyroiditos

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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • Hypertension, colitis, appetite decrease occurred following second biweekly treatment. No recovery following a total of four treatments. Pt has GAD 65 and P/QType calcium channel antibodies. Results to level of antibodies is currently outstanding in lab.

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