Review: could Valium cause Open Angle Glaucoma?


Summary

Open angle glaucoma is found among people who take Valium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Xanax, and have Anxiety . We study 27,419 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 60 have Open angle glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Open angle glaucoma and more.

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Valium

Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 29,527 users)

Open Angle Glaucoma

Open angle glaucoma (an eye disease that gradually steals vision) has been reported by people with eye pain, breathing difficulty, ocular hyperaemia, visual acuity reduced, intraocular pressure increased (latest reports from 27,752 Open angle glaucoma patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

27,419 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium.
Among them, 60 people (0.22%) have Open Angle Glaucoma


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Valium cause Open angle glaucoma?

Gender of people who have Open Angle Glaucoma when taking Valium *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Open Angle Glaucoma when taking Valium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 6.82 %
  • 30-39: 4.55 %
  • 40-49: 22.73 %
  • 50-59: 20.45 %
  • 60+: 45.45 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Anxiety (8 people, 13.33%)
  • Pain (7 people, 11.67%)
  • Muscle Spasms (6 people, 10.00%)
  • Depression (6 people, 10.00%)
  • Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (5 people, 8.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (15 people, 25.00%)
  • Protonix (13 people, 21.67%)
  • Zofran (11 people, 18.33%)
  • Prilosec (11 people, 18.33%)
  • Prevacid (11 people, 18.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypertension (16 people, 26.67%)
  • Rash (14 people, 23.33%)
  • Dizziness (11 people, 18.33%)
  • Cataract (11 people, 18.33%)
  • Arthralgia (11 people, 18.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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