Viagra and Retinal detachment - from FDA reports


Summary

Retinal detachment is found among people who take Viagra, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lansoprazole, and have Erection problems . We study 45,816 people who have side effects while taking Viagra from FDA. Among them, 124 have Retinal detachment. Find out below who they are, when they have Retinal detachment and more.

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Viagra

Viagra has active ingredients of sildenafil citrate. It is often used in erection problems. (latest outcomes from Viagra 47,567 users)

Retinal Detachment

Retinal detachment (a disorder of the eye in which the retina peels away from its underlying layer of support tissue) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, diabetes (latest reports from 5,810 Retinal detachment patients).

On Feb, 07, 2017

45,816 people reported to have side effects when taking Viagra.
Among them, 124 people (0.27%) have Retinal Detachment


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Viagra cause Retinal detachment?

Time on Viagra when people have Retinal Detachment *:

  • < 1 month: 27.78 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 38.89 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.56 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.56 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 11.11 %

Gender of people who have Retinal Detachment when taking Viagra *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Retinal Detachment when taking Viagra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4.69 %
  • 40-49: 23.44 %
  • 50-59: 23.44 %
  • 60+: 48.44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Erection Problems (41 people, 33.06%)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (10 people, 8.06%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (8 people, 6.45%)
  • Enlarged Heart (1 person, 0.81%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (1 person, 0.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisolone (8 people, 6.45%)
  • Lipitor (8 people, 6.45%)
  • Lansoprazole (8 people, 6.45%)
  • Cellcept (7 people, 5.65%)
  • Fosamax (6 people, 4.84%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vision Blurred (19 people, 15.32%)
  • Retinal Tear (16 people, 12.90%)
  • Visual Acuity Reduced (15 people, 12.10%)
  • Vitreous Detachment (12 people, 9.68%)
  • Fall (11 people, 8.87%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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