Review: could Taxotere cause Glaucoma?
Summary: Glaucoma is found among people who take Taxotere, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Zometa, and have Prostate cancer.
We study 18,512 people who have side effects while taking Taxotere from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Glaucoma and more.
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Taxotere has active ingredients of docetaxel. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 18,579 Taxotere users)
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 19,173 Glaucoma patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 18,512 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxotere. Among them, 86 people (0.46%) have Glaucoma.
Time on Taxotere when people have Glaucoma * :
Gender of people who have Glaucoma when taking Taxotere * :
Age of people who have Glaucoma when taking Taxotere * :
Severity of Glaucoma when taking Taxotere ** :
How people recovered from Glaucoma ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer (20 people, 23.26%)
- Breast cancer (18 people, 20.93%)
- Metastases to bone (18 people, 20.93%)
- Osteopenia (17 people, 19.77%)
- Chemotherapy (17 people, 19.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (81 people, 94.19%)
- Aredia (69 people, 80.23%)
- Lasix (42 people, 48.84%)
- Taxol (37 people, 43.02%)
- Compazine (35 people, 40.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Zometa, Taxotere for a 30-year old woman with Breast Cancer Metastatic. The patient has Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 7-year old boy with Sinusitis. The patient has Glaucoma
- A study of drug interactions between Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Adderall 20, Lyrica for a 53-year old woman with Depression, Fatigue - Chronic, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Vertigo, Itching, Burning Sensation, Nasal Dryness, Bursitis, Chest Pain, Restless Legs Syndrome, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Weight Gain, Breathing-related Sleep Disorder, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Mouth Dry Aggravated, Eyes - Dry, Recurrent Leg Pain And Cramping, Weakness, Hands - Chapped And Dry, Glaucoma, Pain In Jaw, Headache, Pain - Eye, Vision Problems, Numbness In Hands Or Feet, Hair Loss, Pain Exacerbated
- A study of side effects of Valproate Sodium for a 17-year old girl with Mood Stabilizer. The patient has Glaucoma
- A study of side effects of Amlodipine for a 65-year old man with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Glaucoma
Recent Taxotere related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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