Review: could Clozapine cause Angle Closure Glaucoma?


Summary

Angle closure glaucoma is reported only by a few people who take Clozapine. We study 22,916 people who have side effects while taking Clozapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Angle closure glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Angle closure glaucoma and more.

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Clozapine

Clozapine has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Clozapine 26,154 users)

Angle Closure Glaucoma

Angle closure glaucoma (term used for several ocular diseases that ultimately result in increased intraocular pressure (iop) and decreased visual acuity) has been reported by people with eye pain, miosis, retinal haemorrhage, insomnia, retinopathy (latest reports from 1,773 Angle closure glaucoma patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

22,916 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozapine.
Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Angle Closure Glaucoma


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Clozapine cause Angle closure glaucoma?

Gender of people who have Angle Closure Glaucoma when taking Clozapine *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Ill-Defined Disorder (2 people, 66.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zoloft (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Lamotrigine (2 people, 66.67%)
  • Gemfibrozil (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Eye Redness (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Drug Interaction (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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