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 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Open angle glaucoma with Benadryl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 44,874 people who have side effects when taking Benadryl from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
44,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl.
Among them, 97 people (0.22%) have Open angle glaucoma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Benadryl when people have Open angle glaucoma *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 100 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Open angle glaucoma when taking Benadryl *:
- female: 63.83 %
- male: 36.17 %
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: 3.12 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 29.69 %
- 50-59: 18.75 %
- 60+: 48.44 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (15 people, 15.46%)
- Multiple Myeloma (14 people, 14.43%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (13 people, 13.40%)
- Prostate Cancer (10 people, 10.31%)
- Hypersensitivity (8 people, 8.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (44 people, 45.36%)
- Taxotere (27 people, 27.84%)
- Protonix (26 people, 26.80%)
- Zofran (25 people, 25.77%)
- Neurontin (25 people, 25.77%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (51 people, 52.58%)
- Joint Pain (50 people, 51.55%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (38 people, 39.18%)
- Gait Disturbance (35 people, 36.08%)
- Stress And Anxiety (32 people, 32.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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