Review: could Simvastatin cause Intraocular pressure increased?
This is a review of Intraocular pressure increased by studying 72,153 people who take Simvastatin. We analyze: the time on Simvastatin when people have Intraocular pressure increased, age of these people, the severity of Intraocular pressure increased, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Simvastatin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Simvastatin (latest outcomes from 80,527 users) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Simvastatin include weakness, breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Intraocular pressure increased
Intraocular pressure increased (latest reports from 23,760 patients) has been reported by people with glaucoma, high blood pressure, macular degeneration, high blood cholesterol, depression.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 72,087 people reported to have side effects when taking Simvastatin. Among them, 75 people (0.10%) have Intraocular Pressure Increased.
Time on Simvastatin when people have Intraocular pressure increased * :
Age of people who have Intraocular pressure increased when taking Simvastatin * :
|Intraocular pressure increased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.02%||92.98% |
Severity of Intraocular pressure increased when taking Simvastatin ** :
How people recovered from Intraocular pressure increased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Glaucoma (24 people, 32.00%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (23 people, 30.67%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 30.67%)
- Diabetes mellitus (10 people, 13.33%)
- Neuralgia (8 people, 10.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xalatan (29 people, 38.67%)
- Glyburide (11 people, 14.67%)
- Aspirin (10 people, 13.33%)
- Lyrica (9 people, 12.00%)
- Levoxyl (9 people, 12.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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