Review: could Tramadol cause Chronic glaucoma?
Summary: Chronic glaucoma could be caused by Tramadol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Omeprazole, and have Pain.
We study 5,543 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Chronic glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Chronic glaucoma and more.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 5,365 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol hydrochloride. Among them, 19 people (0.35%) have Chronic Glaucoma. They amount to 0.03% of all the 63,306 people who have Chronic Glaucoma on eHealthMe.
Time on Tramadol hydrochloride when people have Chronic glaucoma * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chronic glaucoma||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Chronic glaucoma when taking Tramadol hydrochloride * :
|Chronic glaucoma||47.37%||52.63% |
Age of people who have Chronic glaucoma when taking Tramadol hydrochloride * :
|Chronic glaucoma||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||66.67% |
Severity of Chronic glaucoma when taking Tramadol hydrochloride ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chronic glaucoma||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chronic glaucoma ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chronic glaucoma||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (4 people, 21.05%)
- Prophylaxis (3 people, 15.79%)
- Asthma (2 people, 10.53%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 10.53%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 10.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (7 people, 36.84%)
- Coumadin (6 people, 31.58%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 31.58%)
- Calcium (5 people, 26.32%)
- Clindamycin (5 people, 26.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Related topic: Tramadol hydrochloride, Chronic glaucoma
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Can Tramadol cause glaucoma levels to rise? Mine have gone from 22 to 41 in both eyes while using Tramadol.
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