Review: could Cialis cause Blindness?


Summary

Blindness is found among people who take Cialis, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Viagra, and have Erectile dysfunction . We study 16,538 people who have side effects while taking Cialis from FDA and social media. Among them, 138 have Blindness. Find out below who they are, when they have Blindness and more.

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Cialis

Cialis has active ingredients of tadalafil. It is often used in erection problems. (latest outcomes from Cialis 17,559 users)

Blindness

Blindness has been reported by people with death, blindness unilateral, staphylococcal infection, hypoaesthesia facial, speech disorder (latest reports from 18,984 Blindness patients).

On Sep, 15, 2016

16,538 people reported to have side effects when taking Cialis.
Among them, 138 people (0.83%) have Blindness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cialis cause Blindness?

Time on Cialis when people have Blindness *:

  • < 1 month: 50.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 13.89 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.78 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 19.44 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.78 %
  • 10+ years: 2.78 %

Gender of people who have Blindness when taking Cialis *:

  • female: 6.57 %
  • male: 93.43 %

Age of people who have Blindness when taking Cialis *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 3.53 %
  • 40-49: 22.35 %
  • 50-59: 25.88 %
  • 60+: 48.24 %

Severity if Blindness when taking Cialis **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 100 %

How people recovered from Blindness **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Erectile Dysfunction (71 people, 51.45%)
  • Hypertension (8 people, 5.80%)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (5 people, 3.62%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (3 people, 2.17%)
  • Intermittent Claudication (3 people, 2.17%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Viagra (14 people, 10.14%)
  • Levitra (7 people, 5.07%)
  • Avandia (7 people, 5.07%)
  • Coumadin (6 people, 4.35%)
  • Aspirin (6 people, 4.35%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vision Blurred (23 people, 16.67%)
  • Optic Ischaemic Neuropathy (16 people, 11.59%)
  • Visual Acuity Reduced (14 people, 10.14%)
  • Cerebrovascular Accident (9 people, 6.52%)
  • Headache (8 people, 5.80%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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