Cymbalta and Glaucoma - from FDA reports
Glaucoma is found among people who take Cymbalta, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Glaucoma with Cymbalta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 95,293 people who have side effects when taking Cymbalta from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 21, 2017
95,293 people reported to have side effects when taking Cymbalta.
Among them, 226 people (0.24%) have Glaucoma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cymbalta when people have Glaucoma *:
- < 1 month: 46.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 7.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.71 %
- 1 - 2 years: 25.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.57 %
- 10+ years: 3.57 %
Gender of people who have Glaucoma when taking Cymbalta *:
- female: 72.07 %
- male: 27.93 %
Age of people who have Glaucoma when taking Cymbalta *:
- 0-1: 0.62 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.62 %
- 30-39: 8.12 %
- 40-49: 9.38 %
- 50-59: 24.38 %
- 60+: 56.88 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (36 people, 15.93%)
- Multiple Myeloma (23 people, 10.18%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (11 people, 4.87%)
- Osteoporosis (10 people, 4.42%)
- Muscle Spasms (10 people, 4.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (45 people, 19.91%)
- Nexium (44 people, 19.47%)
- Prilosec (41 people, 18.14%)
- Prednisone (41 people, 18.14%)
- Zometa (35 people, 15.49%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cataract (58 people, 25.66%)
- Dizziness (56 people, 24.78%)
- Pain (52 people, 23.01%)
- Fatigue (49 people, 21.68%)
- Headache (45 people, 19.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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