Lipitor and Glaucoma - from FDA reports
Glaucoma is found among people who take Lipitor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Glaucoma with Lipitor. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 185,636 people who have side effects when taking Lipitor from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 21, 2017
185,636 people reported to have side effects when taking Lipitor.
Among them, 618 people (0.33%) have Glaucoma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lipitor when people have Glaucoma *:
- < 1 month: 6.52 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.39 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.7 %
- 1 - 2 years: 21.74 %
- 2 - 5 years: 19.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 17.39 %
- 10+ years: 8.7 %
Gender of people who have Glaucoma when taking Lipitor *:
- female: 69.65 %
- male: 30.35 %
Age of people who have Glaucoma when taking Lipitor *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.44 %
- 20-29: 0.66 %
- 30-39: 2.64 %
- 40-49: 8.13 %
- 50-59: 22.86 %
- 60+: 65.27 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (57 people, 9.22%)
- Diabetes (32 people, 5.18%)
- Osteopenia (29 people, 4.69%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (29 people, 4.69%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (28 people, 4.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (106 people, 17.15%)
- Zometa (85 people, 13.75%)
- Xalatan (76 people, 12.30%)
- Nexium (66 people, 10.68%)
- Coumadin (66 people, 10.68%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cataract (129 people, 20.87%)
- Pain (111 people, 17.96%)
- Joint Pain (90 people, 14.56%)
- Stress And Anxiety (80 people, 12.94%)
- Osteoarthritis (80 people, 12.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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