Closed angle glaucoma is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 46,436 people who have side effects while taking Ambien from FDA and social media. Among them, 164 have Closed angle glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Closed angle glaucoma and more.
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Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Ambien 52,802 users)
Closed angle glaucoma (pressure inside your eye rises quickly) has been reported by people with nervousness, muscle aches, tinnitus, drowsiness, diarrhea (latest reports from 21,344 Closed angle glaucoma patients).
On Aug, 25, 2016
46,436 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 164 people (0.35%) have Closed Angle Glaucoma
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I'm a male that is almost 73 years old. I've been on Ambien for almost three months. About 20 days ago I started experiencing feeling hot in the head and shoulders. At first these hot feelings would start in the middle of the afternoon and end in the early evening. But now they sometimes start ...
I have been on Xalatan and Asopt for over 10 yrs. I recently changed doctors and he stopped all drops 2 months ago. Within 5 days I developed severe headaches 3-4 days per wk. I have never suffered from headaches previously. My pressures are remaining in the low to mid 20s and he claims it has ...
I am a 53 year old female and was injured working with very violent, low functioning children with autism. After many surgeries I am now on disability. As many of you on disability and am chronic pain, I am so fed up with the "system". Either it be the government or doctors. It is so hard ...
I have prostate cancer and have started taking zoladex injection. Pressure in my eyes seems to have increased. I have been prescribed with Latino prostate eye drops but not sure whether I should use them if it the zoladex causing the glaucoma.
I have been taking Ambien for more than five years. I cannot take Ambien CR as I am suspicious it makes my neuropathy worse. Have been having severe calf pain, tingling, numbness in feet and hands, severe achilles tendonitis with knots above my heels, can barely walk, mood affected, mild ...
Preliminary test for glaucoma by an optometrist shows possible pressure behind optic nerve. I have an appointment with an opthomologist next week. I have RA for 25 years and it is controlled by the biological Kineret. What can I expect if I get the diagnosis of glaucoma? How will the treatment ...
I've been on Lamictal for a year and stopped about 3 weeks ago. I was diagnosed with open angle glaucoma today. I stopped because since I started Lamictal my blood sugar numbers have gone up and my cholesterol numbers have skyrocketed. I told my psych about this and he said those were not side ...
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