Review: could Simvastatin cause Intraocular Pressure Increased?


Intraocular pressure increased is found among people who take Simvastatin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Xalatan, and have Blood cholesterol increased . We study 96,890 people who have side effects while taking Simvastatin from FDA and social media. Among them, 106 have Intraocular pressure increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Intraocular pressure increased and more.

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Simvastatin has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Simvastatin 135,835 users)

Intraocular Pressure Increased

Intraocular pressure increased has been reported by people with glaucoma, intraocular pressure increased, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 9,413 Intraocular pressure increased patients).

On Oct, 22, 2016

96,890 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin.
Among them, 106 people (0.11%) have Intraocular Pressure Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Simvastatin cause Intraocular pressure increased?

Gender of people who have Intraocular Pressure Increased when taking Simvastatin *:

  • female: 51.92 %
  • male: 48.08 %

Age of people who have Intraocular Pressure Increased when taking Simvastatin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 1.3 %
  • 40-49: 2.6 %
  • 50-59: 9.09 %
  • 60+: 87.01 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (30 people, 28.30%)
  • Glaucoma (30 people, 28.30%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (30 people, 28.30%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (15 people, 14.15%)
  • Cardiac Disorder (12 people, 11.32%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xalatan (33 people, 31.13%)
  • Aspirin (15 people, 14.15%)
  • Lyrica (14 people, 13.21%)
  • Glyburide (14 people, 13.21%)
  • Carvedilol (11 people, 10.38%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Drug Ineffective (20 people, 18.87%)
  • Dizziness (18 people, 16.98%)
  • Vision Blurred (17 people, 16.04%)
  • Gastritis (12 people, 11.32%)
  • Visual Acuity Reduced (11 people, 10.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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