Review: could Risperdal cause Glaucoma?
We study 41,461 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA and social media. Among them, 55 have Glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Glaucoma and more.
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Risperdal (latest outcomes from 42,206 users) has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss) (latest reports from 64,100 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 41,458 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal. Among them, 66 people (0.16%) have Glaucoma. They amount to 0.10% of all the 64,360 people who have Glaucoma on eHealthMe.
Time on Risperdal when people have Glaucoma * :
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Gender of people who have Glaucoma when taking Risperdal * :
Age of people who have Glaucoma when taking Risperdal * :
Severity of Glaucoma when taking Risperdal ** :
|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 * :
- Schizophrenia (21 people, 31.82%)
- Thirst (15 people, 22.73%)
- Depression (14 people, 21.21%)
- Anxiety (11 people, 16.67%)
- Bipolar disorder (11 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (27 people, 40.91%)
- Risperdal consta (18 people, 27.27%)
- Risperidone (15 people, 22.73%)
- Symmetrel (15 people, 22.73%)
- Depas (15 people, 22.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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