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Review: could Aspirin cause Visual acuity reduced?

Summary: Visual acuity reduced could be caused by Aspirin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Lipitor, and have Hypertension.

We study 160,839 people who have side effects while taking Aspirin from FDA and social media. Among them, 869 have Visual acuity reduced. Find out below who they are, when they have Visual acuity reduced and more.

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Aspirin

Aspirin (latest outcomes from 164,174 users) has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots.

Visual acuity reduced

Visual acuity reduced (reduced clearness of vision) (latest reports from 98,032 patients) has been reported by people with macular degeneration, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 160,825 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 869 people (0.54%) have Visual Acuity Reduced. They amount to 0.89% of all the 97,962 people who have Visual Acuity Reduced on eHealthMe.

Trend of Visual acuity reduced in Aspirin reports

Time on Aspirin when people have Visual acuity reduced * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Visual acuity reduced15.38%69.23%15.38%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Visual acuity reduced when taking Aspirin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Visual acuity reduced0.00%0.00%0.00%1.02%2.29%8.66%20.00%68.03%

Severity of Visual acuity reduced when taking Aspirin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Visual acuity reduced ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (86 people, 9.90%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (68 people, 7.83%)
  3. Osteoporosis (61 people, 7.02%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (58 people, 6.67%)
  5. Depression (57 people, 6.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lipitor (152 people, 17.49%)
  2. Lisinopril (131 people, 15.07%)
  3. Plavix (125 people, 14.38%)
  4. Zometa (111 people, 12.77%)
  5. Toprol-xl (104 people, 11.97%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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