A 40-year-old member asked:
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does the medication sanctura have the side effect of causing vision loss?

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Dr. Theodore Wu
21 years experience Ophthalmology
Sanctura: Generally no. Side effects include dry eye, blurred vision, and possible exacerbation of uncontrolled narrow angle glaucoma. Discuss the pros and cons of this medication with your primary doctor and eye doctor.
Answered on Nov 7, 2013
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Dr. Leroy Fleischer
35 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Complete loss of vision is a medical emergency, you should seek attention asap.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013

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