Are Erectile Dysfunction Medications Causally Related to Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy?

@article{Lee2016AreED,
  title={Are Erectile Dysfunction Medications Causally Related to Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy?},
  author={Michael S. Lee and Michael S. Vaphiades},
  journal={Journal of neuro-ophthalmology : the official journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society},
  year={2016},
  volume={36 2},
  pages={202-7}
}
A possible association between erectile dysfunction (ED) medications and the development of nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION) has been recognized since the first reports in the early 2000s. There is still debate about whether there is a true, causal relationship between the two, or whether the relationship is coincidental. Because… CONTINUE READING