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Would you have Glaucoma when you have Gout?





Summary: Glaucoma is found among people with Gout, especially people who are male, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take medication Allopurinol.

We study 7 people who have Glaucoma and Gout from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Gout

Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) can be treated by Allopurinol, Colchicine, Indomethacin, Uloric, Colcrys, Indocin. (latest reports from Gout 12,602 patients)

Glaucoma

Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, depression, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Glaucoma 18,578 patients)

On Nov, 27, 2014: 7 people who have gout and Glaucoma are studied.

Trend of Glaucoma in gout reports

Gender of people who have gout and experienced Glaucoma * :

FemaleMale
Glaucoma50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have gout and experienced Glaucoma * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Glaucoma0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (5 people, 71.43%)
  2. Anaemia (4 people, 57.14%)
  3. Osteoporosis (4 people, 57.14%)
  4. Bone density decreased (4 people, 57.14%)
  5. Lipids (4 people, 57.14%)
  6. Major depression (2 people, 28.57%)
  7. Hallucination (2 people, 28.57%)
  8. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2 people, 28.57%)
  9. Mania (2 people, 28.57%)
  10. Nausea (1 people, 14.29%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Allopurinol (6 people, 85.71%)
  2. Glucosamine sulfate (4 people, 57.14%)
  3. Propranolol hydrochloride (4 people, 57.14%)
  4. Fosamax (4 people, 57.14%)
  5. Dyrenium (4 people, 57.14%)
  6. Zocor (4 people, 57.14%)
  7. Aspirin (4 people, 57.14%)
  8. Spiriva (2 people, 28.57%)
  9. Lamictal (2 people, 28.57%)
  10. Colchicine (2 people, 28.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • I take flecainide for af.can i take glucosamine & chondroitin ( msm) to treat back pain
    Can I take the flecainide for the AF and the MSM joint formula for back pain without adverse effects
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  • Females on diovan developing gout? (1 answer)
    I recently suffered a gout attack for the first time in my life. I am 55, female and have no history of this condition in my family.



    About a year ago my husband and I moved and my new doctor put me on this medication for pre-hypertension.



    I have read mounting evidence that one major side effect of Diovan is elevated uric acid in the blood, which in turn can cause gout.



    It was so incredibly painful that I never want to suffer a recurrence, but I don't want to take allopurinol as a preventive measure, as I have had two friends develop movement disorders (Parkinsons and dystonia) after taking it.



    I would much rather find another effective blood pressure medication that doesn't cause gout. Anyone successfully switched medication?
    Reply
  • Is there a link between forteo and macular holes?
    My 82 year old mother has osteoporosis and was taking Forteo for several years (stopped taking aprox. 2 1/2 years ago) She also has Glaucoma. She recently developed a macular hole and just had surgery to correct it. Is there any link between Forteo and macular holes or other vision problems? We are concerned that her other eye will develop a macular hole at some point, and want to investigate the possible connection between her osteoporosis and the taking of Forteo and her severe vision issues.
    Reply
  • Can l-glutamine make controlled glaucoma worse
    I need to know how much l-glutamine to take (powder form). I have IBS and Glaucoma (controlled by Travatan)
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  • What can i take for gout if i'm on xarelto (1 answer)
    I have been on xarelto for 2 months after having a pulmonary embolism. But i have had an attack of gout since that doesn't seem to be going anywhere. I discovered that both voltaren and celebrex which I have taken for gout in the past are not to be taken while on xarelto. So i desperately need to find something to relieve the pain that wont cause a problem with the xarelto. Help!!!
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