Could Xalatan cause Deafness - from FDA reports
Deafness is found among people who take Xalatan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zoloft, and have Glaucoma . We study 18,879 people who have side effects while taking Xalatan from FDA. Among them, 79 have Deafness. Find out below who they are, when they have Deafness and more.
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Xalatan has active ingredients of latanoprost. It is often used in glaucoma. (latest outcomes from Xalatan 19,188 users)
Deafness has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 12,506 Deafness patients).
On Jan, 14, 2017
18,879 people reported to have side effects when taking Xalatan.
Among them, 79 people (0.42%) have Deafness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xalatan when people have Deafness *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Deafness when taking Xalatan *:
- female: 52.63 %
- male: 47.37 %
Age of people who have Deafness when taking Xalatan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 5.56 %
- 50-59: 14.81 %
- 60+: 79.63 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Glaucoma (33 people, 41.77%)
- Multiple Myeloma (7 people, 8.86%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (6 people, 7.59%)
- Pain (4 people, 5.06%)
- Diabetes (4 people, 5.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zoloft (10 people, 12.66%)
- Lisinopril (8 people, 10.13%)
- Lipitor (8 people, 10.13%)
- Zometa (7 people, 8.86%)
- Celebrex (6 people, 7.59%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (12 people, 15.19%)
- Stress And Anxiety (11 people, 13.92%)
- Gait Disturbance (10 people, 12.66%)
- Pain (9 people, 11.39%)
- Headache (8 people, 10.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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