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Would you have Blindness when you have Myasthenia gravis?

Summary: Blindness is found among people with Myasthenia gravis, especially people who are male, 60+ old, also have Asthma, and take medication Prednisone.

We study 8 people who have Blindness and Myasthenia gravis from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Myasthenia gravis

Myasthenia gravis (a chronic condition that causes muscles to tire and weaken easily) (latest reports from 8,764 patients) can be treated by Mestinon, Prednisone, Cellcept, Pyridostigmine Bromide, Imuran, Azathioprine.


Blindness (latest reports from 66,704 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, erection problems, osteoporosis.

On Nov, 13, 2014: 8 people who have myasthenia gravis and Blindness are studied.

Trend of Blindness in myasthenia gravis reports

Gender of people who have myasthenia gravis and experienced Blindness * :


Age of people who have myasthenia gravis and experienced Blindness * :


Severity of the symptom * :


Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Asthma (3 people, 37.50%)
  2. Hormone replacement therapy (3 people, 37.50%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (3 people, 37.50%)
  4. Depression (3 people, 37.50%)
  5. Angina pectoris (3 people, 37.50%)
  6. Coronary artery disease (3 people, 37.50%)
  7. Hypersensitivity (3 people, 37.50%)
  8. Hypertension (3 people, 37.50%)
  9. Erectile dysfunction (1 people, 12.50%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Prednisone (8 people, 100.00%)
  2. Norvasc (8 people, 100.00%)
  3. Hydrochlorothiazide (8 people, 100.00%)
  4. Cellcept (7 people, 87.50%)
  5. Aspirin (7 people, 87.50%)
  6. Dipyridamole (5 people, 62.50%)
  7. Benicar (5 people, 62.50%)
  8. Glucosamine (4 people, 50.00%)
  9. Avodart (4 people, 50.00%)
  10. Glimepiride (4 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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