I have open angle glaucoma
Alprazolam - Does Xanax affect your vision?
- 11 May 2014 by Ecrooke826
- 11 May 2014
Benzodiazepines (Includes Alprazolam) ↔ Closed-Angle Glaucoma
Severe Potential Hazard, Low plausibility
Applies to: Glaucoma/Intraocular Hypertension
The manufacturers consider the use of benzodiazepines to be contraindicated in patients with acute angle-closure glaucoma or untreated open-angle glaucoma. These agents do not possess anticholinergic activity but have very rarely been associated with increased intraocular pressure.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Updated 14 Jun 2010 • 4 answers
Updated 9 Jul 2018 • 1 answer
Updated 3 Apr 2018 • 7 answers
Updated 5 Dec 2013 • 1 answer
Updated 11 Mar 2018 • 1 answer