Review: could Tramadol cause Open angle glaucoma?
Summary: Open angle glaucoma could be caused by Tramadol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Tramadol hcl, and have Prophylaxis.
We study 38,402 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 98 have Open angle glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Open angle glaucoma and more.
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Tramadol (latest outcomes from 41,229 users) has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Open angle glaucoma
Open angle glaucoma (an eye disease that gradually steals vision) (latest reports from 63,004 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, glaucoma, diabetes, depression.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 38,376 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol. Among them, 94 people (0.24%) have Open Angle Glaucoma. They amount to 0.15% of all the 63,332 people who have Open Angle Glaucoma on eHealthMe.
Time on Tramadol when people have Open angle glaucoma * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Open angle glaucoma||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Open angle glaucoma when taking Tramadol * :
|Open angle glaucoma||70.21%||29.79% |
Age of people who have Open angle glaucoma when taking Tramadol * :
|Open angle glaucoma||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.33%||2.67%||29.33%||8.00%||58.67% |
Severity of Open angle glaucoma when taking Tramadol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Open angle glaucoma||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Open angle glaucoma ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Open angle glaucoma||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (16 people, 17.02%)
- Asthma (14 people, 14.89%)
- Muscle spasms (11 people, 11.70%)
- Pain (10 people, 10.64%)
- Toothache (10 people, 10.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tramadol hcl (64 people, 68.09%)
- Aspirin (32 people, 34.04%)
- Zithromax (31 people, 32.98%)
- Zometa (30 people, 31.91%)
- Coumadin (29 people, 30.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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