Spiriva is taken for: COPD Asthma* Emphysema

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Other names: Tiotropium Bromide
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Tiotropium bromide (International Nonproprietary Name) is a long-acting, 24 hour, anticholinergic bronchodilator used in the managemen...
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Does Spiriva cause Glaucoma ?

Glaucoma is a known side effect of Spiriva
#19 in Spiriva discussions - 28 posts discuss Glaucoma with Spiriva. Glaucoma is #19 concern in Spiriva discussions.
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Now I am taking Spiriva which has a side effect of Glaucoma...
" ...for answering me. Now I am taking Spiriva which has a side effect of Glaucoma in some ...flovent inhaler. the Spiriva seems to work better but I feeel ... "

caution, it may cause vision changes and can worsen glaucoma...
" ...COPD. Also, I too, do Spiriva and like it. However, a note of caution, it may cause vision changes and can worsen glaucoma. So, it's a good idea... "

eyes but I have heard that spiriva can cause worsening of...
" ...I'm drinking and the flakiness goes away as do all those little bumps on my lower arms. I don't have trouble with my eyes but I have heard that spiriva can cause worsening of glaucoma... "

for 9 days and the last 5 days I have laryngitis. What...
" ...tudorza inhaler and am concerned about the side effects. I am very sensitive to meds. I have been taking Spiriva for 9 days and the last 5 days I have laryngitis. ...have wide angle glaucoma &... "

developed glaucoma after taking spiriva for a long time?...
" Glaucoma Just got back from the eye doctor. He said I have the beginnings of glaucoma. I've read (somewhere) that ...a while. Has anyone else developed glaucoma after taking spiriva for a... "

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Yes, Spiriva is known to cause side effects such as...
" Spiriva - Any urinary or glaucoma proplems? Yes, Spiriva is known to cause side effects such as urinary retention, ...reported in postmarketing... "

developed glaucoma after taking spiriva for a long time?...
" Glaucoma\ Just got back from the eye doctor. He said I have the beginnings of glaucoma. I've read (somewhere) that ...\ \ Has anyone else developed glaucoma after taking spiriva for a long... "

No, altho I do use Spiriva and Advair once a day. Advair is...
" ...I do use Spiriva and Advair once a day. Advair is supposed to be taken twice a day but since I have glaucoma (and osteoporosis) and just came off of a short regimen of prednisone I'm not... "

experience. I hit the trifecta, I have dry ey...
" ...included cataracts (up to 3%), glaucoma (new onset or worsening), worsening of narrow-angle glaucoma, and blurred vision. Increased intraocular pressure has been reported during postmarketing... "

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Symbicort to take alongside the Spiriva. Then we throw...
" ...the doctor & specialist nurse say and was prescribed Spiriva which made me feel ...so prescribed Symbicort to take alongside the Spiriva. Then we throw the ...that I see for my Glaucoma into ... "

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