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I have glaucoma (developmental). What drugs can I safely take for depression and anxiety?

Posted 11 Jun 2015 by Deproma 2 answers

I have developmental or congenital glaucoma. Doctors can't decide and after 50 years of treatment I have changed drops to Cosopt and Alphagan. I was on Timolol for 35 years. I have experienced depression and anxiety for 40 years and have always been told no medication is available..Life is ...

Can you take Loratadine if you have glaucoma?

Posted 15 Feb 2013 by texman 1 answer

What is a good sleeping aid with low side effects?

Posted 31 Aug 2014 by ab1936 4 answers

I have Glaucoma and have been taking Diphenhydramine to help me sleep but it is drying my eyes too much. I am looking for a better sleep aid.

Is there a less expensive comparable alternative to lumigan?

Posted 10 Sep 2009 by RootDr 3 answers

I realize there is no generic equivalent. However, are there other products that can be use to treat hypertensive ocular disease/glaucoma that might be significantly less expensive?

What are the side effects of marijuana?

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MY MOM is currently taken FUROSEMIDE (lasix) 20 mg once a day for congestive heart failure?

Posted 26 Aug 2009 by PollyandMarilyn 1 answer

She has Glaucoma and now her eye Doctor has prescribed Diamox 500 mg twice a day. Should she be taking both and isn't this risky as far as dehydration to water loss? Also, I know this makes the potassium levels go down. Are bananas okay or should she take a potassium supplement. I also know ...

Lisinopril - Safe to Lisinopril if you have glaucoma?

Posted 11 Nov 2015 by BobbyJohnsonJr 1 answer

I have prediabetes and high blood pressure. and take and Lisinopril for lowing BP. After a few months of using it, my eye test confirm my eye pressure has gone up more. Should I not be taking lisinopril? Is that making my glaucoma worse?

Should I ask to be taken off Topamax since I have glaucoma already?

Posted 28 Oct 2018 by Digital Mage 1 answer

I've been taking 50mg of Topamax (was prescribed by my doctor just after I turned 18) for a little over 7 months now for migraines and I have glaucoma, a heart condition, and depression and anxiety. From what I've read, the drug can increase your chances of getting Glaucoma (but I already ...

Can you take flomax if you have glaucoma?

Posted 6 Jan 2010 by pennypas 1 answer

Can TIOTROPIUM(SPIRIVA) cause acid reflux and Eye problems, similar to glaucoma?

Posted 8 Jun 2010 by Fredericx51 1 answer

August 2009, I was diagnosed with COPD and got SPIRIVA , after 3mnds, I had to stop cause eye-problems and acid reflux, made it impossible, to use it any longer! And it didn't work hardly at all!!!

Glaucoma - Has anyone developed an allergy to Xalatan, Alphagan or fml topical ointment?

Posted 2 Jan 2012 by JandJandS! 4 answers

My eyes are blood red and I have bruising under the eyes

Synthroid and osteoporosis?

Posted 15 Apr 2012 by grglo5 2 answers

My mother had severe osteoporosis and was on synthroid(levothyroxin) for many years. I, also, have osteopenia and have been on it for about 10 years. Is there a better alternative? Also have glaucoma and on an eye drop beta blocker... any reaction with synthroid? I am 69 years old. I am worried ...

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