Risperdal and Glaucoma - from FDA reports
Glaucoma is found among people who take Risperdal, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression . We study 66,545 people who have side effects while taking Risperdal from FDA. Among them, 63 have Glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Glaucoma and more.
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Risperdal has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Risperdal 67,847 users)
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, glaucoma, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 29,316 Glaucoma patients).
On Feb, 02, 2017
66,545 people reported to have side effects when taking Risperdal.
Among them, 63 people (0.09%) have Glaucoma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Risperdal when people have Glaucoma *:
- < 1 month: 15 %
- 1 - 6 months: 35 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Glaucoma when taking Risperdal *:
- female: 55 %
- male: 45 %
Age of people who have Glaucoma when taking Risperdal *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.44 %
- 20-29: 2.44 %
- 30-39: 9.76 %
- 40-49: 24.39 %
- 50-59: 34.15 %
- 60+: 26.83 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (12 people, 19.05%)
- Stress And Anxiety (10 people, 15.87%)
- Schizophrenia (9 people, 14.29%)
- Bipolar Disorder (8 people, 12.70%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (22 people, 34.92%)
- Geodon (8 people, 12.70%)
- Zyprexa (7 people, 11.11%)
- Atenolol (7 people, 11.11%)
- Zocor (6 people, 9.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (16 people, 25.40%)
- Diabetes (16 people, 25.40%)
- Cataract (14 people, 22.22%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (10 people, 15.87%)
- Tendonitis (10 people, 15.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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