Review: could Loratadine cause Glaucoma?
Summary: Glaucoma is found among people who take Loratadine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Glipizide, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 9,757 people who have side effects while taking Loratadine from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Glaucoma and more.
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Loratadine has active ingredients of loratadine. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 10,987 Loratadine users)
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 19,185 Glaucoma patients)
On Apr, 21, 2015: 9,757 people reported to have side effects when taking Loratadine. Among them, 51 people (0.52%) have Glaucoma.
Time on Loratadine when people have Glaucoma * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Glaucoma when taking Loratadine * :
Age of people who have Glaucoma when taking Loratadine * :
Severity of Glaucoma when taking Loratadine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Glaucoma ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (10 people, 19.61%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 13.73%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (6 people, 11.76%)
- Hypersensitivity (4 people, 7.84%)
- Diabetes mellitus (4 people, 7.84%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Glipizide (32 people, 62.75%)
- Aredia (31 people, 60.78%)
- Gabapentin (31 people, 60.78%)
- Zometa (31 people, 60.78%)
- Percocet (30 people, 58.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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