PatientsVille.com LogoSystane Side Effects

How can Systane Side Effects affect You? | PatientsVille.com

View and Submit Systane Side Effects

Your Systane Side Effect submission can play a very important role. Reporting your experience could help identify an unknown risk and inform other patients and health care professionals.

>>Compare Systane side effects | View FDA-reported Systane side effects

View and Report Systane Side Effects Click Check Boxes Below to Submit a Side Effect or Use a Link for Additional Health Information
Blurred Vision (34)
Burning (30)
Elevated Blood Pressure (22)
Dizziness (15)
Left Arm Fell Off (11)
FACE IRRATION (10)
Itchy (9)
>>View All User Submitted Systane Side Effects

Systane Side Effects and Adverse Effects reported to US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Spread the word: Share, Email, Print

Showing 1-25 of 69 

Vomiting, Migraine, Nausea (7465406-5)
on Aug 20, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 80 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
  • eye pruritus
and was treated with Systane. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Systane side effects: vomiting, migraine, nausea. Systane dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Lotemax


Corneal Perforation (7405350-2)
Patient was taking Systane. Patient felt the following Systane side effects: corneal perforation on Mar 23, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 85 years of age, . Systane dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Difluprednate 0.05% Ophthalmic Emulsion ((varied: Bid To Qod Ophthalmic))
  • Difluprednate 0.05% Ophthalmic Emulsion ((varied: Bid To Qod Ophthalmic))
  • Difluprednate 0.05% Ophthalmic Emulsion ((varied: Bid To Qod Ophthalmic))
  • Doxycycline
  • Timolol


Constipation (7298313-1)
Adverse event was reported on Apr 12, 2010 by a Female taking Systane (Dosage: Unk) was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
  • pain
  • depression
  • macular oedema
  • hypertension
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 180.0 lb, After Systane was administered, patient encountered several Systane side effects: constipation.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Oxycodone Hcl (8 Pills A Day)
  • Cymbalta (Unk)
  • Xalatan (0.005 %, 1x/day)
  • Lisinopril (10 Mg, 1x/day)
  • Metformin (500 Mg, 2x/day)


Ocular Hyperaemia, Eye Irritation, Photophobia (7278362-X)
on Feb 02, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 225.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
  • pterygium
and was treated with Systane Ultra 10 Ml Alcon Laboratories, Inc. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Systane side effects: ocular hyperaemia, eye irritation, photophobia. Systane Ultra 10 Ml Alcon Laboratories, Inc dosage: 1 Gtts As Needed Top.


Nasal Congestion (7247149-6)
on Sep 28, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 78 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
and was treated with Systane. Patient felt the following Systane side effects: nasal congestion. Systane dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Optive
  • Dry Eye Relief
  • Alaway
  • Alaway
  • Alaway


Erythema Of Eyelid (7246411-0)
Patient was taking Systane Ultra. After Systane was administered, patient encountered several Systane side effects: erythema of eyelid on Oct 25, 2010 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 76 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • eye inflammation
and. Systane Ultra dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Simvastatin
  • Nexium
  • Zylet


Vision Blurred, Eyelid Oedema, Eye Irritation, Eye Pruritus (7223796-2)
Adverse event was reported on Dec 03, 2010 by a Female taking Systane (Dosage: Unk) . Location: UNITED STATES , 71 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Systane side effects: vision blurred, eyelid oedema, eye irritation, eye pruritus.
Associated medications used:
  • Restasis (1 Gtt, Bid)


Eye Pain, Rhinorrhoea (7223769-X)
on Nov 23, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 64 years of age, was treated with Systane. Patient felt the following Systane side effects: eye pain, rhinorrhoea. Systane dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Murine Plus /00256502/
  • Restasis (2 Gtt, Bid)
  • Naphcon /00419601/


Photophobia, Eye Irritation, Abnormal Sensation In Eye (7223645-2)
on Sep 22, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 77 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
and was treated with Systane. After Systane was administered, patient encountered several Systane side effects: photophobia, eye irritation, abnormal sensation in eye. Systane dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Restasis (1 Gtt, Bid)
  • Optive


Eye Irritation, Ocular Hyperaemia (7223608-7)
Patient was taking Systane. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Systane side effects: eye irritation, ocular hyperaemia on Sep 09, 2010 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 71 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
and. Systane dosage: 1 Gtt, Prn.
Associated medications used:
  • Restasis (1 Gtt, Single)


Ocular Hyperaemia, Eye Pruritus, Eye Pain, Dry Eye (7223581-1)
Adverse event was reported on Sep 03, 2010 by a Female taking Systane (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 63 years of age, Patient felt the following Systane side effects: ocular hyperaemia, eye pruritus, eye pain, dry eye.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Blink
  • Restasis (1 Gtt, Bid)


Vision Blurred (7223449-0)
on Jul 08, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 64 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
and was treated with Systane. After Systane was administered, patient encountered several Systane side effects: vision blurred. Systane dosage: Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Restasis (Unk)
  • Optive (Unk)


Eye Pain, Eye Irritation (7223420-9)
on Jun 18, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 85 years of age, was treated with Systane. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Systane side effects: eye pain, eye irritation. Systane dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Restasis (1 Gtt, Bid)
  • Genteal


Lacrimation Increased, Eye Irritation (7223286-7)
Patient was taking Systane. Patient felt the following Systane side effects: lacrimation increased, eye irritation on Apr 07, 2010 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 80 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
and. Systane dosage: Unk, Prn.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Restasis (1 Gtt, Bid)


Nausea (7223179-5)
Adverse event was reported on Feb 26, 2010 by a Female taking Systane (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 60 years of age, After Systane was administered, patient encountered several Systane side effects: nausea.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Restasis (1 Gtt, Bid)


Vision Blurred, Visual Acuity Reduced (7170726-8)
on Nov 20, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 73 years of age, weighting 220.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
  • eye irritation
  • eye pain
and was treated with Systane Eye Drops. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Systane side effects: vision blurred, visual acuity reduced. Systane Eye Drops dosage: 1 Gtt Ou, Two Or Three Times A Day, As Needed Ophthalmic.

Visual Acuity Reduced, Visual Impairment (7150310-2)
on Nov 16, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 73 years of age, weighting 220.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
  • eye irritation
  • eye pain
and was treated with Systane Eye Drops. Patient felt the following Systane side effects: visual acuity reduced, visual impairment. Systane Eye Drops dosage: (1 Gtt Ou, Two Or Three Times A Day, As Needed Ophthalmic).

Visual Acuity Reduced (7102476-8)
Patient was taking Systane Eye Drops. After Systane was administered, patient encountered several Systane side effects: visual acuity reduced on Oct 27, 2010 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 73 years of age, weighting 212.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • eye irritation
  • eye pain
and. Systane Eye Drops dosage: (1 Gtt Ou, Two Or Three Times A Day, As Needed Ophthalmic).

Eye Irritation, Photophobia, Visual Acuity Reduced (7101859-X)
Adverse event was reported on Oct 26, 2010 by a Female taking Systane Eye Drops (Dosage: (6 Times Day Ophthalmic) ; (6 Times A Day Ophthalmic)) was diagnosed with
  • corneal disorder
  • dry eye
  • punctate keratitis
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 97 years of age, weighting 116.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Systane side effects: eye irritation, photophobia, visual acuity reduced.

Hallucination (7093936-7)
on Oct 25, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, weighting 100.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
and was treated with Systane Eye Drops. Patient felt the following Systane side effects: hallucination. Systane Eye Drops dosage: 1 Gtt Ou Bid Ophthalmic.

Uveitis (7028109-7)
on Sep 16, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 55 years of age, weighting 140.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
and was treated with Systane Eye Drops. After Systane was administered, patient encountered several Systane side effects: uveitis. Systane Eye Drops dosage: 1-2 Times A Day, As Needed Ophthalmic.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Opti Tears Eye Drops (Ophthalmic)
  • Opti Tears Eye Drops (Ophthalmic)
  • Opti Free Estuche (Other)


Uveitis (6988578-5)
Patient was taking Systane Eye Drops. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Systane side effects: uveitis on Sep 02, 2010 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 55 years of age, weighting 140.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
and. Systane Eye Drops dosage: 1-2 Times A Day As Needed Ophthalmic.
Associated medications used:
  • Opti Tears Eye Drops (Ophthalmic)
  • Opti Tears Eye Drops (Ophthalmic)
  • Opti Free Estuche (Other)


Corneal Disorder (6957481-9)
Adverse event was reported on Aug 16, 2010 by a Female taking Systane Eye Drops (Dosage: Ophthalmic, Ophthalmic) . Location: UNITED STATES , 45 years of age, Patient felt the following Systane side effects: corneal disorder.

Hallucination (6936270-5)
on Aug 05, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, weighting 100.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
and was treated with Systane Eye Drops. After Systane was administered, patient encountered several Systane side effects: hallucination. Systane Eye Drops dosage: 1 Gtt Ou Bid, Ophthalmic.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Genteal Eye Drops (not Specified) (Ophthalmic)
  • Zocor
  • Levoxyl
  • Furosemide
  • Metoprolol
  • Aspirin
  • Spironolactone
  • Darvocet


Corneal Deposits, Visual Acuity Reduced (6750611-3)
on May 12, 2010 Female from SPAIN , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • ulcerative keratitis
and was treated with Systane (rhinarie) Eye Drops. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Systane side effects: corneal deposits, visual acuity reduced. Systane (rhinarie) Eye Drops dosage: One Drop Every 2 Hours Ophthalmic.

Showing 1-25 of 69 

Systane Health Episodes

How Can Systane Affect You?

and one more think is there any think like we have to use with ...Keep Reading

My experience has been great, I have Had a little itching in one ...Keep Reading

My experience has been great, I have Had a little itching in one ...Keep Reading

I had used SYSTANE and effect was good....I got relief ...Keep Reading

I've only used Systane twice, I started yesterday, and now have continuous ...Keep Reading

No burning, itching or headaches! My dry eye got better! Ii would recomend ...Keep Reading

yes, i also had blurred vision in one eye. i got worried ...Keep Reading

I just began using Systane a few days ago for dry eye. Everytime ...Keep Reading

My two standard poodles started Systane ultra for dryness and redness and irritation. ...Keep Reading

not sure if its relevent.. but I seem to get a really ...Keep Reading

I feel my blurred vision is getting worse and I feel my eyes are ...Keep Reading

Each eye doc in the past two or three years has recommended it. ...Keep Reading

Systane was recommended by health professional. I immediately had film covering my syes ...Keep Reading

I had got Lasik done on my years abt 10 yrs back .....Keep Reading

I have used several times and have not had any problems. My son ...Keep Reading

View More

Discuss Systane Side Effects

Record and Track Your Side Effects

It is very important to keep track of all side effects and discuss them with your doctor. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

Track Your Side Effects - It's Easy and Free. >> Start Today

Already a User? Log In

Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Systane Information

Alternative SYSTANE Names:HYPROMELL MINERAL O POLYETHYL PROPYLENE

Active Ingredient: HYPROMELL MINERAL O POLYETHYL PROPYLENE

More About Systane

Side Effects reported to FDA: 69. View Systane Adverse Reports

Systane safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 1

Reported hospitalizations: 3

Managing Your Medicines

Tips for Taking Medicines Properly

Before Taking Systane

Find Out How to Take Systane

Did You Have a Systane Side Effect?

Yes, Severe
Yes, Moderate
Yes, Minor
No

How Effective is Systane for You?

Exceeded Expectations
Effective
Somewhat Effective
Not Effective