Review: could Clozapine cause Angle closure glaucoma?
This is a review of Angle closure glaucoma by studying 21,117 people who take Clozapine. We analyze: the time on Clozapine when people have Angle closure glaucoma, gender and age of these people, the severity of Angle closure glaucoma, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Clozapine. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Clozapine (latest outcomes from 21,285 users) has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Clozapine include agranulocytosis, leukopenia, fever, pneumonia, psychotic disorder.
Angle closure glaucoma
Angle closure glaucoma (term used for several ocular diseases that ultimately result in increased intraocular pressure (iop) and decreased visual acuity) (latest reports from 4,200 patients) has been reported by people with migraine, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, headache.
On Feb, 16, 2014: 21,113 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozapine. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Angle Closure Glaucoma.
Time on Clozapine when people have Angle closure glaucoma * :
Gender of people who have Angle closure glaucoma when taking Clozapine * :
|Angle closure glaucoma||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Angle closure glaucoma when taking Clozapine * :
Severity of Angle closure glaucoma when taking Clozapine ** :
How people recovered from Angle closure glaucoma ** :
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 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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