eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Tools
Browse by drug       Browse by condition       Feature support groups

Home > Personalized tools > Symptom checker > What could cause Glaucoma for a 53-year ...

What could cause Glaucoma for a 53-year old man?

This is a personalized study for a 53 year old male patient who has Rosacea. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18 male patients aged 53 (±5) who take the same drugs from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Metronidazole (latest outcomes from 13,905 users) has active ingredients of metronidazole. It is often used in vaginitis bacterial.

Doxycycline hyclate (latest outcomes from 2,394 users) has active ingredients of doxycycline hyclate. It is often used in acne.

Sulfacetamide sodium (latest outcomes from 197 users) has active ingredients of sulfacetamide sodium.

What are the conditions

Rosacea (a skin condition that causes facial redness) (latest reports from 10,518 patients) can be treated by Oracea, Doxycycline Hyclate, Doxycycline, Metrogel, Minocycline Hydrochloride, Tetracycline Hydrochloride.

What is the symptom

Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss) (latest reports from 64,396 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, depression, high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 17, 2014: 18 males aged 49 (±5) who take Metronidazole, Doxycycline Hyclate, Sulfacetamide Sodium are studied

Metronidazole, Doxycycline Hyclate, Sulfacetamide Sodium outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 49

Gender: male

Conditions: Rosacea

Drugs taking:
- Metronidazole (metronidazole): used for 1 - 2 years
- Doxycycline Hyclate - EQ 100MG BASE (doxycycline hyclate): used for 1 - 2 years
- Sulfacetamide Sodium - 10% (sulfacetamide sodium): used for 1 - 2 years

Drug interactions have: moderate glaucoma

Comments from or about the patient: After taking these meds for the treatment of rosacea for which I applied the wash and lotion on my face only, I was diagnosed with open-angle glaucoma followed by a cataract in my right eye. The first question my eye doctor asked following elevated pressures in both eyes was had I been taking any steroids. I had not but my dermatologist mentioned later that the Metronidazole cream was also a steroid.
Reply the comment

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss)2 (11.11% of males aged 49 (±5) who take the drugs)

(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Glaucoma in Rosacea1 (1.18% of males aged 49 (±5) who have Rosacea)

(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Glaucoma in Metronidazole1 (0.13% of males aged 49 (±5) who take Metronidazole)
Glaucoma in Doxycycline Hyclate1 (0.70% of males aged 49 (±5) who take Doxycycline hyclate)
Glaucoma in Sulfacetamide Sodium1 (12.50% of males aged 49 (±5) who take Sulfacetamide sodium)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Metronidazole is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/an/an/an/a
Doxycycline Hyclate is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a
Sulfacetamide Sodium is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Cellulitis Orbitaln/an/aBack PainBack Painn/an/aMass
AsthmaGlaucomaRash Erythematous
CyanosisSerratia Infection
DyspnoeaStaphylococcal Infection
Staphylococcal AbscessHerpes Virus Infection
Normochromic Normocytic AnaemiaSkin Necrosis
Acute SinusitisLymphadenopathy
Acquired Immunodeficiency SyndromeCellulitis
Body Temperature IncreasedDermatitis Infected
Skin EruptionCandidiasis

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Metronidazole and have Glaucoma
- support group for people who take Doxycycline Hyclate and have Glaucoma
- support group for people who take Sulfacetamide Sodium and have Glaucoma
- support group for people who have Glaucoma and Rosacea
- support group for people who have Rosacea
- support group for people who have Glaucoma
- support group for people who take Doxycycline Hyclate
- support group for people who take Metronidazole
- support group for people who take Sulfacetamide Sodium

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Glaucoma, Metronidazole, Rosacea

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • My experience with lyme
    My final semester at college- Woke up to extreme inflammation in what was determined to be a portion of my trapezius on the left side length of my next. It was accompanied by severely swollen lymph nodes throughout my entire body. I went about my day with what to me was seemingly a bad neck cramp ...

  • Symptons from taking doxycyclin
    I recently went in for a physical, everything was normal except my Creatinine levels. I had severe symptoms from burning hands/knuckles to feeling very tingly like cold needles. Also, burned very easily from sun even with 50 sun screen applied. Should I be worried about the Creatinine levels be abn ...

  • Flagl helped my depression
    After taking Flagl for two weeks (Two per day) My depression vanished. It is now three months since I had a depression episode. Thank God for the doctor who prescribed it he saved my life. Thank you Flagl

More reviews for: Glaucoma, Metronidazole, Rosacea

Related drug interaction studies:

Drug effectiveness in real world:

In-depth study of side effects (who have it, when it happens and how):

Complete drug side effects:

Alternative drugs:

Drugs associated with:

Conditions associated with:

Recent related drug studies:

More related studies for: Glaucoma, Metronidazole, Rosacea

Recent related drug comparison:

More related comparisons for: Glaucoma, Metronidazole, Rosacea

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Clopidogrel Bisulfate and Peripheral Neuropathy

- Mucinex and Double Vision

- Chest Pain

- Excessive Masturbation

- Fastin for Weight Loss

 

Recent user comments

- "My ears were bothering me last week and were clogged ... " (2 hours ago)

- "Had clogged ears with ear wax this week. Got them cle ... " (2 hours ago)

- "My son also has epilepsy. His seisures are always un ... " (3 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Disodium Edathamil
- Bandaemia
- Apoplexy
- Hyperthermia
- Tvak

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.