Review: could Xalatan cause Vision blurred?
Summary: Vision blurred is found among people who take Xalatan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Glaucoma.
We study 14,396 people who have side effects while taking Xalatan from FDA and social media. Among them, 597 have Vision blurred. Find out below who they are, when they have Vision blurred and more.
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Xalatan has active ingredients of latanoprost. It is often used in glaucoma. (latest outcomes from 14,570 Xalatan users)
Vision blurred has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 48,523 Vision blurred patients)
On Feb, 9, 2015: 14,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Xalatan. Among them, 597 people (4.15%) have Vision Blurred.
Time on Xalatan when people have Vision blurred * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Vision blurred||42.55%||31.91%||10.64%||0.00%||6.38%||6.38%||2.13% |
Gender of people who have Vision blurred when taking Xalatan * :
|Vision blurred||63.10%||36.90% |
Age of people who have Vision blurred when taking Xalatan * :
|Vision blurred||0.00%||0.85%||0.00%||1.06%||1.49%||5.53%||14.47%||76.60% |
Severity of Vision blurred when taking Xalatan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Vision blurred||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Vision blurred ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Vision blurred||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Glaucoma (224 people, 37.52%)
- Open angle glaucoma (51 people, 8.54%)
- Hypertension (43 people, 7.20%)
- Intraocular pressure increased (40 people, 6.70%)
- Osteoporosis (23 people, 3.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (70 people, 11.73%)
- Coumadin (43 people, 7.20%)
- Azopt (41 people, 6.87%)
- Lasix (40 people, 6.70%)
- Timolol maleate (37 people, 6.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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