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Niaspan (Niacin Extended-Release) - Vision Blurred - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Cases with Vision Blurred ()

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Niaspan (Niacin Extended-Release) where reactions include vision blurred. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 84.0 kg (184.8 pounds)

Reactions: Blood Pressure Increased, Palpitations, Heart Rate Increased, Vision Blurred

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Triglycerides Increased

Niaspan
    Indication: High Density Lipoprotein Decreased
    Start date: 2011-07-25

Other drugs received by patient: Lisinopril; Allopurinol; Tricor; Arthritis Medication; Aspirin; Levaquin; Naproxen; Thyroid Medication



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 93.5 kg (205.8 pounds)

Reactions: Drug Dose Omission, Vision Blurred, Heart Rate Irregular

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Triglycerides Increased

Niaspan
    Dosage: 1 in 1 day, at bedtime
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2012-06-26
    End date: 2012-07-02

Other drugs received by patient: Phentermine; Iron



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male

Reactions: Hot Flush, Blood Triglycerides Increased, Vision Blurred, Headache

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Tricor



Possible Niaspan side effects in 63 year old female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: 63 year old female, weighing 59.9 kg (131.8 pounds)

Reactions: Pruritus, Feeling Hot, Intraocular Pressure Increased, Muscular Weakness, Vision Blurred, Blood Cholesterol Increased, Paraesthesia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Fish OIL; Exforge; Brimonidine 0.2 OP SOL; Calcium; Hydrochlorothiazde TAB; Aspirin; FLU Vaccine; Vitamin TAB



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female, weighing 86.3 kg (189.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Arthralgia, Pain of Skin, Vision Blurred

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Metoprolol Tartrate; Synthroid; Lasix; Coumadin; Quinapril; Dioxin; Vitamin D



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: female

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Pain, Sensory Disturbance, Vision Blurred

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Coreg



Possible Niaspan side effects in 67 year old

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: 67 year old , weighing 94.4 kg (207.8 pounds)

Reactions: Dyspnoea, Eye Irritation, DRY Mouth, Chapped Lips, Vision Blurred, DRY Eye, Paraesthesia

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Aspirin; Aspirin



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-08-03

Patient: male, weighing 74.9 kg (164.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Vision Blurred

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Coreg; Lovaza; Lisinopril; Aspirin; Lovaza; Crestor



Possible Niaspan side effects in female

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-02-23

Patient: female, weighing 90.8 kg (199.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Breast Cancer, Skin Burning Sensation, Vision Blurred

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan

Other drugs received by patient: Fish OIL; Aspirin; Coreg; Calcium; Advair Diskus 100 / 50; Crestor; Omeprazole; Vitamin D; VIT C; Fenofibrate; Flonase



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2012-01-23

Patient: male, weighing 71.3 kg (156.8 pounds)

Reactions: Flushing, Generalised Erythema, Eye Irritation, Vision Blurred, Skin Burning Sensation, Myocardial Infarction, Paraesthesia

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niacin
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2011-12-15
    End date: 2011-12-15

Niaspan
    Start date: 2011-12-16

Niaspan
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2011-12-03
    End date: 2011-12-14

Other drugs received by patient: Levothyroxine Sodium; Fish OIL; Metoprolol; Lovaza; Unknown Clinical Trial Drug FOR Inflammation Drug; Benazepril Hydrochloride; Affient; Aspirin; Lipitor



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-01-16

Patient: male

Reactions: Fatigue, Nausea, Pollakiuria, Vision Blurred, Thirst, Blood Glucose Increased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Indication: Arteriosclerosis

Niaspan
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Dyslipidaemia
    Start date: 2006-08-31
    End date: 2007-03-01

Other drugs received by patient: Simvastatin; Beta Blockers; Angiotension II Receptor Blockers; Metformin HCL; Aspirin; Simvastatin; Plavix



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2011-12-19

Patient: male

Reactions: Chest Discomfort, Chest Pain, Oedema Peripheral, Vision Blurred

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Crestor
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2010-12-02

Niaspan
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2010-12-02

Other drugs received by patient: Vicodin; Alprazolam



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2011-12-19

Patient: male

Reactions: Chest Discomfort, Oedema Peripheral, Chest Pain, Vision Blurred

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Crestor
    Administration route: Oral
    Start date: 2010-12-02

Niaspan
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2010-12-02

Other drugs received by patient: Vicodin; Alprazolam; Metoprolol Succinate; Olmesartan Medoxomil



Possible Niaspan side effects in male

Reported by a consumer/non-health professional from United States on 2011-12-09

Patient: male, weighing 121.7 kg (267.7 pounds)

Reactions: Thrombosis, Intervertebral Disc Protrusion, Pruritus, Fall, Loss of Consciousness, Flushing, Coronary Artery Occlusion, Chest Pain, Vision Blurred, Pulmonary Thrombosis, Asthenia, RIB Fracture

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Niaspan
    Dosage: at bedtime
    Indication: Blood Cholesterol Increased
    Start date: 2009-01-01

Niaspan
    Start date: 2011-08-01

Other drugs received by patient: Humalog; Lisinopril; Fish OIL; Unknown Stool Softener; Unknown Medication; Amitiaz; Lantus; Coreg; Unknown Medication; Vitamin D; Tricor; Simvastatin; Coumadin; Unknown Inhaler; Spironolactone

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