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Effects of fertyl m, acute worseniong of glaucoma - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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i want to know side effects of fertyl m
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   i want to know abt ferly m side effect
Doctor :   May i know your age?

User :   33
Doctor :  
Fertyl which contains bromocriptine
Doctor :   The nost common side effect being nausea and vomiting.
User :   and
User :   what else
Doctor :   These are the side effects that have been reported.
User :   doc i have bad glucoma and it is getting bad i wana knw does the tablets like fertyl m and coq forte for my infertility
Doctor :  
The other unusual side effects being dizziness, lightheadedness
Doctor :  
User :   does these tablets effect glucoma
User :   ru replying
Doctor :  
It is not known to increase the glaucoma
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On the contrary there can be decrease in the pressure
User :   sure
User :   because my power also increased from 1.5 to 2.5
Doctor :  
Doctor :   Bromocrimptine does not cause increase in the intraoccular pressure.
Doctor :  
it has a decreasing effect.
User :   it has clomifene citrate
Doctor :   Ok...
Doctor :  
There is no clinical proof on the effect of this drug on glaucoma
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But there are rfeports in some people that there can
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Be a tranisientr increase in the pressure
User :   means ?
Doctor :  
but these changes are supposed to be subtle
Doctor :   I mean in few people it can cause mild increase in the pressure.
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this is however a reversible effect.
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As the drug gets metabolised
User :   but my glucoma is getting bad i need help
Doctor :  
The pressure returns to the its orginal value
Doctor :   If you have found worsening in the symptoms
Doctor :  
You may need few nedications that have to be tried till clomiphene citrate
Doctor :  
gets metabolised
User :   ok but i am concerned because my field test is shows bad results
Doctor :   These medication cannot be prescribed online as they may cause side effects too.
User :   i unerstand but
Doctor :  
hence o would suggest you to take an help of a GP or an ophthalmoloist
User :   tell me this that y my glucoma getting bad
Doctor :   It might be because of the drug
User :   ok but i am young and scared to loose my vision
Doctor :   As i have mentioned to you these changes should revert back once the drug gets metabolised.
Doctor :   But i would suggest you to have an examination done
User :   but how can glucoma reverse if it got worse than bad
Doctor :  
By nearby Doctor to check of there has been any other cause for this
Doctor :  
acute changes,
User :   i have just got it done yesterday
User :   and in an year it has gone worse than before
Doctor :   What have the doctors suggested?
User :   just some add on drops
User :   but as of wat i know glucoma is not treatable but it can be stopped
Doctor :   Yes.
User :   but in my case it has gone worse just in a year because it got diagnosed a year back
Doctor :  
Since the cause of the present worsening is the drug
Doctor :  
Your pressure can come to its previous value( as it was before)
User :   so i should stop coq forte and frtyl m
Doctor :   SO i meant the pressure can come down.
Doctor :  
you can presently withhold the medications.
Doctor :  
Wait till the pressure comes down.
User :   but tell me onething
Doctor :   Please proceed.
User :   i dont have bp or sugar than y my field vision going to almost null
User :   specially in right eye
User :   and very aggresiver in left
Doctor :  
The cause for glaucoma is most often not known.
Doctor :  
It is a structurl disturbances in
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the draining system
User :   i know but tell me
Doctor :  
They can get aggravated because of certain medications which can lead to the symptoms.
User :   at such a young age my diease so active
User :   i want to see world till i die
User :   cant it be possible
Doctor :   As you know that glaucoma cannot be treated
User :   yes
Doctor :  
It can be controlled
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with medications
User :   ya
User :   than cant it be
Doctor :  
and avoiding the medications that can worsen it
User :   controlled in mine
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So if you can keep the pressure in the normal limit
User :   i want my vision always
Doctor :  
You can be asymptomatic
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and will be able to see clearly
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Presently i can only suggest you these.
User :   means
User :   ?
Doctor :   Follow your medications regularly
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and before starting any other new medications
User :   no tell me onething
Doctor :  
consult with your doctors of it is safe for your eyes.
User :   that no matter the vision is of a focal point

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