Review: could Ibuprofen cause Intraocular Pressure Increased?


Intraocular pressure increased is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xalatan, and have Neuralgia . We study 65,866 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Intraocular pressure increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Intraocular pressure increased and more.

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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Ibuprofen 70,676 users)

Intraocular Pressure Increased

Intraocular pressure increased has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, eye swelling, nausea, glaucoma (latest reports from 6,526 Intraocular pressure increased patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

65,866 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 52 people (0.08%) have Intraocular Pressure Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ibuprofen cause Intraocular pressure increased?

Time on Ibuprofen when people have Intraocular Pressure Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 40 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 20 %

Gender of people who have Intraocular Pressure Increased when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • female: 38.78 %
  • male: 61.22 %

Age of people who have Intraocular Pressure Increased when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.33 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 9.3 %
  • 40-49: 13.95 %
  • 50-59: 16.28 %
  • 60+: 58.14 %

Severity if Intraocular Pressure Increased when taking Ibuprofen **:

  • least: 50 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Neuralgia (12 people)
  • Hypertension (11 people)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (8 people)
  • Cardiac Disorder (8 people)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (8 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xalatan (14 people)
  • Lyrica (13 people)
  • Glyburide (11 people)
  • Fentanyl (11 people)
  • Carvedilol (11 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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