Long-term use of fluticasone propionate/salmeterol fixed-dose combination and incidence of cataracts and glaucoma among chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients in the UK General Practice Research Database

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OBJECTIVES Some large population-based studies have reported a dose-related increased risk of cataracts and glaucoma associated with use of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) in patients with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). We evaluated the association between use of ICS-containing products, specifically fluticasone propionate/salmeterol… (More)
DOI: 10.2147/COPD.S14247

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@inproceedings{Miller2011LongtermUO, title={Long-term use of fluticasone propionate/salmeterol fixed-dose combination and incidence of cataracts and glaucoma among chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients in the UK General Practice Research Database}, author={David P. Miller and Stephanie E. Watkins and Tim Sampson and Kourtney J. Davis}, booktitle={International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease}, year={2011} }