eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools

Review: could Ramipril cause Cataract?

We study 30,751 people who have side effects while taking Ramipril from FDA and social media. Among them, 80 have Cataract. Find out below who they are, when they have Cataract and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Ramipril and have Cataract >>>

Ramipril

Ramipril (latest outcomes from 31,815 users) has active ingredients of ramipril. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Cataract

Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye) (latest reports from 135,993 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, diabetes.

On Aug, 16, 2014: 30,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Ramipril. Among them, 84 people (0.27%) have Cataract. They amount to 0.06% of all the 135,543 people who have Cataract on eHealthMe.

Trend of Cataract in Ramipril reports

Time on Ramipril when people have Cataract * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Cataract when taking Ramipril * :

FemaleMale
Cataract31.65%68.35%

Age of people who have Cataract when taking Ramipril * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cataract0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.59%11.11%9.52%77.78%

Severity of Cataract when taking Ramipril ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Cataract ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (13 people, 15.48%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (11 people, 13.10%)
  3. Glaucoma (8 people, 9.52%)
  4. Blood cholesterol (6 people, 7.14%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (4 people, 4.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (23 people, 27.38%)
  2. Zyprexa (13 people, 15.48%)
  3. Calcium (13 people, 15.48%)
  4. Vitamin d (13 people, 15.48%)
  5. Zoloft (11 people, 13.10%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Ramipril and have Cataract
- group for people who take Ramipril
- group for people who have Cataract

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (7 days ago):

  • Sarcoidosis caused complete heart block. Pacemaker implanted in December 2009 but for the past two years I have had palpitations caused by around 3.7 million ectopic heartbeats per year.

    Sarcoidosis also in lungs and eyes. Extended use of Pred Forte caused development of cataracts, one of which has been removed and I am awaiting the second operation.

    Breathlessness is caused by lack of oxygen entering the bloodstream and my ongoing heart problems

    Rarely able to sleep properly due to pain, sleeping for about 20 minutes at a time when I become so exhausted that the pain can't keep me awake

    Muscle and joint pain have made me weak and clumsy.Pain is felt all over, from head to toes along with muscle cramps and intense burning sensation to skin on lower legs.

    ACE levels fluctuate but average 110 - 150.

    Blood pressure on average is 150 / 78 - no treatment given

    I also take Nefopam Hydrochloride (Acupan) for pain but this drug is not on the list.

    Immobility, fatigue and constant pain have left me very depressed ad harbouring thoughts of suicide. My 15 year old granddaughter has lived with me since the death of my daughter 11 years ago and it is my hope that I will live long enough to see her settled in college and independent after which the only thing I have to look forward to is to end my own suffering.

    Reply

    Kath Nugent on Aug, 26, 2014:

    I was diagnosed with Lymphatic Sarcoidosis 15 years ago. After massive weight loss, a node in my neck the size of a small egg, and at the same time an
    area of my gum opened up were i had a tooth removed 20 years earlier, Sarcoid grew out of this opening !!it was like a piece of green string. My GP & Consultant tried to pull it out but failed,it was about an inch long. i was sent away with no further appointment, So i went to see my Dentist who seemed to know what it was and sent me to the Hospital Dentist who did a jaw bone Scraping and arranged for the node in neck to be removed for biopsy, both biopsy came back as Sarcoidosis. i was then x rayed and was found to have it in on my lungs as well. at this point i had active Sarcoidosis in my Lymphatic system, bone, lungs. However it as never been active in my lungs !!! it did however eat away the inside of my nose, it attacked my eyes i almost went blind, i lost my balance,it was in my brain.
    i was so tired, and after so many steroids i was having a bad reaction to them in various organs and was taken of them. i did recover from this as the Sarcoid went dormant. i have recently been diagnosed with a brain tumor and raised platelets. given that Sarcoidosis is next door to Cancer and that i feel absolutely wasted and week!!! i am feeling anxious about the outcome of more tests. But we all have to go sometime and i know there are people out there worse than me !!! i send you all love & light and hope we can all have the strength to help each other through whatever is thrown at us!! not easy by any means. Happy to answer any questions if it will help anyone Take care Kath Nugent

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • I am also diabetic and have high blood cholesterol and high triglycerides

    Reply

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Don't always have frequent urination, seems to be intermittent some days more than others

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • Has anyone got a cataract from spiriva?
    i had perfect vision and i used spiriva and now i have cataracts, had surgery on one eye now have to go back for my other eye ,

  • Wondering if dexilant is causing my problem
    have had my prostate checked by urologist and prostate is slightly enlarged but not enough to cause problems.urinary track ok,bladder ok etc. drank a liter of water and bladder emptied ok in test. seem to urinate good after consuming coffee or beer but lately having more whiskey than beer. when I ...

  • What can cause shortage of breath on exertion?
    My main problem besides the general aches and stiffness which tends to happen as you age, is a shortness of breath if I am sitting doing nothing i don't seem to notice any problem with my breathing, but as soon as I get up and walk I really struggle .This problem appeared about two year ago , when I ...

More questions for: Ramipril, Cataract

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Pancreatitis possibly related to ramipril
    Started on Ramipril approximately 12/2012. Had first attack of acute pancreatitis 5/2013. Second attack 9/2103. Ultrasound and Abdominal CT scan normal. Other labs are normal. Lipase elevated both times and treatment required in hospital. Clear liquids and IV fluids were successful in treatment bu ...

More reviews for: Ramipril, Cataract

On eHealthMe, Ramipril (ramipril) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Ramipril is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Ramipril used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

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.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

40 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Multivitamin for a 44-year old woman who has Well Being (21 minutes ago)

- Sertraline for a 1-year old girl who has Depression (26 minutes ago)

- Accutane for a 29-year old woman who has Acne Cystic (44 minutes ago)

Related study

- Ramipril side effects

 

Related symptom

- Cataract

 

 

Recent user comments

- "I can't bare loud sounds! Balloons are just freaking ... " (3 hours ago)

- "Experiencing groin pain in both legs when sitting and ... " (3 hours ago)

- "My doctor put me on Nortriptyline while I was sufferi ... " (3 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Pseudotumor Cerebri

- Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness and Concerta

- Brain Injury and Zolpidem Tartrate

- Oramorph Sr and Osteoarthritis

- Gravol

 

Popular searches

- Sulfonamides Duplex
- Apricot Seed
- Pain Inflammation Activated
- Catheter Site Pruritus
- Oxycontin

   

All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.