Combigan and Nasal congestion - from FDA reports
Nasal congestion is found among people who take Combigan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lumigan, and have Glaucoma . We study 2,803 people who have side effects while taking Combigan from FDA. Among them, 9 have Nasal congestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Nasal congestion and more.
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Combigan has active ingredients of brimonidine tartrate; timolol maleate. It is often used in glaucoma. (latest outcomes from Combigan 2,923 users)
Nasal congestion (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, primary pulmonary hypertension, asthma, pulmonary hypertension, psoriasis (latest reports from 30,480 Nasal congestion patients).
On Feb, 19, 2017
2,803 people reported to have side effects when taking Combigan.
Among them, 9 people (0.32%) have Nasal Congestion
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Combigan when people have Nasal Congestion *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Nasal Congestion when taking Combigan *:
- female: 88.89 %
- male: 11.11 %
Age of people who have Nasal Congestion when taking Combigan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 20 %
- 60+: 80 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Glaucoma (8 people, 88.89%)
- Intraocular Pressure Increased (2 people, 22.22%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (1 person, 11.11%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 person, 11.11%)
- Diuretic Therapy (1 person, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lumigan (3 people, 33.33%)
- Xalatan (2 people, 22.22%)
- Synthroid (2 people, 22.22%)
- Lasix (2 people, 22.22%)
- Aspirin (1 person, 11.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Ocular Hyperaemia (2 people, 22.22%)
- Nasal Discharge (2 people, 22.22%)
- Cough (2 people, 22.22%)
- Eyelid Function Disorder (1 person, 11.11%)
- Breathing Difficulty (1 person, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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