Could Ramipril cause Cataract - from FDA reports
Cataract is found among people who take Ramipril, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 51,451 people who have side effects while taking Ramipril from FDA. Among them, 164 have Cataract. Find out below who they are, when they have Cataract and more.
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Ramipril has active ingredients of ramipril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Ramipril 53,743 users)
Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 27,440 Cataract patients).
On Dec, 31, 2016
51,451 people reported to have side effects when taking Ramipril.
Among them, 164 people (0.32%) have Cataract
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ramipril when people have Cataract *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 50 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Cataract when taking Ramipril *:
- female: 44.81 %
- male: 55.19 %
Age of people who have Cataract when taking Ramipril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.81 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.81 %
- 30-39: 2.42 %
- 40-49: 9.68 %
- 50-59: 14.52 %
- 60+: 71.77 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (29 people, 17.68%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (26 people, 15.85%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (25 people, 15.24%)
- Multiple Myeloma (14 people, 8.54%)
- Glaucoma (11 people, 6.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (27 people, 16.46%)
- Zometa (15 people, 9.15%)
- Novorapid (15 people, 9.15%)
- Crestor (15 people, 9.15%)
- Clopidogrel (15 people, 9.15%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Visual Acuity Reduced (33 people, 20.12%)
- Anaemia (30 people, 18.29%)
- Osteoporosis (27 people, 16.46%)
- Chest Pain (24 people, 14.63%)
- Fatigue (23 people, 14.02%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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