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ALLMedicine Acute Angle-closure Glaucoma Center

Research & Reviews  123 results

Benzodiazepine Use and Risk of Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma: A Population-Based Case-Cr...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40264-020-00914-7
Drug Safety; Kim WJ, Li J et. al.

Feb 8th, 2020 - Theoretically, benzodiazepines (BZDs) can narrow the iridocorneal angle and induce acute angle-closure glaucoma (AACG). However, little evidence exists regarding this association. The objective of this study was to assess whether the use of BZDs i...

Aqueous humor levels of TGFβ2 and SFRP1 in different types of glaucoma.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6683533
BMC Ophthalmology; Guo T, Guo L et. al.

Aug 6th, 2019 - To assess bioactive transforming growth factor-β2 (TGFβ2) and secreted frizzled-related protein-1 (SFRP1) levels in aqueous humor (AH) of different types of glaucoma. AH samples were obtained immediately before ophthalmic surgery with a 27-gauge n...

Association of Gabapentin or Pregabalin Use and Incidence of Acute Angle-closure Glaucoma.
https://doi.org/10.1097/IJG.0000000000001330
Journal of Glaucoma; Browne MJ, Zakrzewski H et. al.

Jul 24th, 2019 - Gabapentin and its derivatives have numerous indications and are commonly prescribed medications. In this article, we provide evidence of a link between gabapentinoid use and incidence of acute angle-closure glaucoma. Gabapentinoids, such as gabap...

Rare cause of acute angle-closure glaucoma in an elderly man.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2019-230200
BMJ Case Reports; Mendonca TM, Sreedharan S et. al.

Jul 21st, 2019 - Rare cause of acute angle-closure glaucoma in an elderly man.|2019|Mendonca TM,Sreedharan S,Rodrigues GR,Vala M,|complications,diagnosis,diagnostic imaging,diagnosis,etiology,methods,

Acute angle-closure glaucoma with choroidal effusion revealing a hantavirus infection: ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1120672119858895
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Baillieul A, Le TL et. al.

Jun 30th, 2019 - To report a case of bilateral angle-closure associated with systemic hantavirus infection. A 32-year-old Caucasian man was referred with blurred vision, fever, cough, dyspnea and thrombocytopenia. Ophthalmologic examination revealed myopic shift, ...

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Drugs  93 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  229 results

Isopto carpine - pilocarpine hydrochloride solution/ drops-Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=22e4c7f4-bbd0-4e74-85da-bb56fc377568

May 28th, 2020 - Isopto® Carpine is indicated for the: Isopto Carpine is a muscarinic cholinergic agonist indicated for: The reduction of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. (1.1) The management of acute...

Acetazolamide - acetazolamide tablet-Major Pharmaceuticals
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=37135ba5-63fd-427f-9b4a-8b7d1009bbca

Mar 25th, 2020 - For adjunctive treatment of: edema due to congestive heart failure; drug-induced edema; centrencephalic epilepsies (petit mal, unlocalized seizures); chronic simple (open-angle) glaucoma, secondary glaucoma, and preoperatively in acute angle-closu...

Acetazolamide - acetazolamide tablet-Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc. d/b/a Avet Pharmaceuticals Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=0700a910-79aa-4431-aecf-637fe14fcae8

Mar 15th, 2020 - For adjunctive treatment of: edema due to congestive heart failure; drug-induced edema; centrencephalic epilepsies (petit mal, unlocalized seizures); chronic simple (open-angle) glaucoma, secondary glaucoma, and preoperatively in acute angle-closu...

Acetazolamide - acetazolamide tablet-Novitium Pharma LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=bde94a48-05d0-45a0-a589-ec05b7d16532

Feb 27th, 2020 - For adjunctive treatment of: edema due to congestive heart failure; drug-induced edema; centrencephalic epilepsies (petit mal, unlocalized seizures); chronic simple (open-angle) glaucoma, secondary glaucoma, and preoperatively in acute angle-closu...

Methazolamide - methazolamide tablet-Micro Labs Limited
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=91a493f5-f8c3-4b64-a15e-b550d8631668

Feb 16th, 2020 - Methazolamide tablets are indicated in the treatment of ocular conditions where lowering intraocular pressure is likely to be of therapeutic benefit, such as chronic open-angle glaucoma, secondary glaucoma, and preoperatively in acute angle-closur...

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News  4 results

Patient Awareness of Emergency Eye Problems Is Low
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/859374

Feb 24th, 2016 - (Reuters Health) - Serious eye problems like retinal detachment can come on suddenly and require immediate care, but few people are aware of these conditions, much less how they're treated, a small U.S. study finds. Of more than 200 patients surve...

Patient awareness of emergency eye problems is low
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-opthalmology-awareness-survey/patient-awareness-of-emergency-eye-problems-is-low-idUSKCN0VX2CH

Feb 24th, 2016 - (Reuters Health) – Serious eye problems like retinal detachment can come on suddenly and require immediate care, but few people are aware of these conditions much less how they’re treated, a small U.S. study finds. Of more than 200 patients survey...

Painless Transient Monocular Loss of Vision Resulting From Angle-Closure Glaucoma
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/560377

Abstract The main symptoms of acute primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) include pain in the head and/or the eyes in addition to the characteristic halo and blurred vision. When loss of vision is accompanied by such pain, PACG is usually suspecte...

Refractory Topiramate-induced Angle-closure Glaucoma in a Man: A Case Report
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/737361

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Introduction: Topiramate is a sulphonamide derivative indicated in the treatment of epilepsy and migraine. A known adverse affect is an idiosyncratic reaction that results in angle-closure glaucoma. We describe a...

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