Review: could Taxotere cause Glaucoma?
We study 18,509 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 (latest outcomes from 18,575 users) has active ingredients of docetaxel. It is often used in breast cancer.
Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss) (latest reports from 64,201 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 18,509 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxotere. Among them, 86 people (0.46%) have Glaucoma. They amount to 0.13% of all the 64,447 people who have Glaucoma on eHealthMe.
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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