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Review: could Glaucoma cause Eye swelling?

Summary: Eye swelling could be caused by Glaucoma, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take Xalatan.

We study 10,685 people who have Glaucoma from FDA and social media. Among them, 149 have Eye swelling. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Glaucoma

Glaucoma (latest reports from 63,079 patients) is typically treated by Xalatan, Lumigan, Timolol Maleate, Cosopt, Travatan Z, Latanoprost.

Eye swelling

Eye swelling (latest reports from 41,036 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, pain.

On Apr, 14, 2014: 10,682 people who have glaucoma are studied. Among them, 149 (1.39%) have Eye Swelling. They amount to 0.36% of all the 40,948 people who have Eye Swelling on eHealthMe.

Trend of Eye swelling in glaucoma reports

Gender of people who have glaucoma and experienced Eye swelling * :

FemaleMale
Eye swelling79.19%20.81%

Age of people who have glaucoma and experienced Eye swelling * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Eye swelling0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.83%2.48%14.05%83.47%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Eye swelling0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (13 people, 8.72%)
  2. Dry eye (12 people, 8.05%)
  3. Intraocular pressure increased (9 people, 6.04%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (6 people, 4.03%)
  5. Vitamin supplementation (4 people, 2.68%)
  6. Gastric disorder (4 people, 2.68%)
  7. Inflammation (4 people, 2.68%)
  8. Thyroid disorder (4 people, 2.68%)
  9. Crohn's disease (4 people, 2.68%)
  10. Urinary tract infection (3 people, 2.01%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Xalatan (95 people, 63.76%)
  2. Combigan (31 people, 20.81%)
  3. Latanoprost (26 people, 17.45%)
  4. Travatan (21 people, 14.09%)
  5. Alphagan p (10 people, 6.71%)
  6. Synthroid (10 people, 6.71%)
  7. Lumigan (9 people, 6.04%)
  8. Betoptic (8 people, 5.37%)
  9. Travatan z (8 people, 5.37%)
  10. Alphagan (7 people, 4.70%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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- Glaucoma (9,847 reports)

 

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