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Would you have Double vision (Diplopia) when you have Dementia?





Summary: Double vision is reported only by a few people with Dementia.

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

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Dementia

Dementia (madness) can be treated by Aricept, Namenda, Seroquel, Donepezil, Exelon, Donepezil Hydrochloride. (latest reports from Dementia 12,421 patients)

Double vision

Double vision (double vision) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Double vision 12,223 patients)

On Nov, 27, 2014: 5 people who have dementia and Double Vision are studied.

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%100.00%

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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  • Can rabied dog bite cause diplopia?
    My dog was in conatct with a rabid dog. Though it did not bite him, he had open wounds which i suspect may have been cause of the virus moving into body. He got 3 vaccinations after that incident.



    Now, a month and a half after that incident, he has developed diplopia. He suffers from High blood pressure and tests for multiple sclerosis is negative.



    Can the diplopia be due to the contact with dog?

    Pl advise
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  • Normal pressure hydrocephalus & metoclopramide (1 answer)
    My Mom while recovering from a hip fracture in a rehab center was given Metoclopramide for 2 days when she suddenly (about 2-3 hours after her dose of metoclopramide at lunch time) became completely disoriented,lethargic and could not speak. She could barely swallow, and could not drink liquids even using a straw. Her legs/feet kept twitching and she kept raising her arms above her and repeatedly wiped her mouth every few minutes for more than an hour. I insisted that she be transported to the hospital. The E.R. staff ruled out stroke, and the next day an MRI was negative for stroke. I am wondering if the metoclopramide is at the root of her problem. She can speak slowly but her words are gibberish. Does this sound like a reaction to metoclopramide?
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  • Does aricept shorten life expectancy? i am a 61 year old women with mild dementia.
    I have rcently been diagnosed with mild dementia and have been started on a low dose of aricept (25 mg daily). Will it shorten my life expectancy at all? Is there any research?
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  • Aricept back pain severe
    Both the neurologist and internist agreed on giving me aricept. I began with 5 mg about 4/17/13 and went up to 10 mg one month later. I've had excruciating back pains for the past 2 months & never thought it could be from the aricept. I had cortisone injections into my lower back on 6/18/13, which helped for about 24 hours and now the pain is back. Really, the pain is throughout my body - shoulders, knees as well as my back. Today 6/30/13, I will begin omitting aricept to see if there is any improvement.
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  • Could diplopia caused y botox lasts more than 5 months?
    The night that I had botox injected I noticed a double vision incident. It went away until 3 months after, now is back and permanent. I have gone through different tests (MRI's, CTs of the oritals, blood tests, etc) to rule out other diseases...all negative. So, we still think is a botox effect. The only question is..will it last?
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