Benadryl and Open angle glaucoma - from FDA reports
Open angle glaucoma is found among people who take Benadryl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 40,660 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA. Among them, 92 have Open angle glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Open angle glaucoma and more.
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Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Benadryl 44,713 users)
Open Angle Glaucoma
Open angle glaucoma (an eye disease that gradually steals vision) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, glaucoma, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 29,314 Open angle glaucoma patients).
On Jan, 24, 2017
40,660 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 92 people (0.23%) have Open Angle Glaucoma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Open Angle Glaucoma *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Open Angle Glaucoma when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 62.92 %
- male: 37.08 %
Age of people who have Open Angle Glaucoma when taking Benadryl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 3.28 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 29.51 %
- 50-59: 18.03 %
- 60+: 49.18 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (15 people, 16.30%)
- Multiple Myeloma (13 people, 14.13%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (13 people, 14.13%)
- Prostate Cancer (10 people, 10.87%)
- Hypersensitivity (8 people, 8.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (44 people, 47.83%)
- Taxotere (27 people, 29.35%)
- Protonix (26 people, 28.26%)
- Peridex (25 people, 27.17%)
- Neurontin (25 people, 27.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (51 people, 55.43%)
- Joint Pain (50 people, 54.35%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (38 people, 41.30%)
- Gait Disturbance (35 people, 38.04%)
- Stress And Anxiety (31 people, 33.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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