Could Taxotere cause Glaucoma - from FDA reports
Glaucoma is found among people who take Taxotere, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Prostate cancer . We study 22,388 people who have side effects while taking Taxotere from FDA. Among them, 99 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 Taxotere 22,601 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 29,292 Glaucoma patients).
On Nov, 26, 2016
22,388 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxotere.
Among them, 99 people (0.44%) have Glaucoma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Taxotere when people have Glaucoma *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Glaucoma when taking Taxotere *:
- female: 70.21 %
- male: 29.79 %
Age of people who have Glaucoma when taking Taxotere *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.86 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 7.14 %
- 50-59: 44.29 %
- 60+: 45.71 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (92 people, 92.93%)
- Aredia (75 people, 75.76%)
- Lasix (47 people, 47.47%)
- Taxol (41 people, 41.41%)
- Compazine (41 people, 41.41%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Taxotere, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Prostate Cancer (24 people, 24.24%)
- Metastases To Bone (22 people, 22.22%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (19 people, 19.19%)
- Osteopenia (17 people, 17.17%)
- Chemotherapy (17 people, 17.17%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Pain (83 people, 83.84%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (74 people, 74.75%)
- Pleural Effusion (72 people, 72.73%)
- Osteomyelitis (64 people, 64.65%)
- General Physical Health Deterioration (53 people, 53.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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