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Report Visine Side Effects

If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Visine, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Visine side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Visine.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Visine side effects are:
Droopy Eyelid (2 reports)
Mydriasis (2 reports)
Blurred Vision Headach (1 reports)
Burn, Red, Blurred Vision Headach (1 reports)
Migraines (1 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Visine side effects . You can also compare Visine side effects or view FDA reports.

Visine Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Visine reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Visine on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Vision Blurred, Retinal Vein Thrombosis, Scotoma, Macular Fibrosis, Retinal Artery Thrombosis, Macular Hole, Retinal Detachment
on Feb 29, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 39 years of age, weighting 132.3 lb, was treated with Visine Eye Drops. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Visine side effects: vision blurred, retinal vein thrombosis, scotoma, macular fibrosis, retinal artery thrombosis, macular hole, retinal detachment. Visine Eye Drops dosage: Unk Unk, Qd.
Associated medications used:
  • Yasmin (Unk)
  • Zithromax (250 Mg, Unk)
  • Astelin (137 ?g, Unk)
  • Armodafinil (150 Mg, Unk)
Patient was hospitalized.

Accidental Exposure, Vision Blurred, Eye Irritation
Patient was taking Visine Eye Drops. Patient felt the following Visine side effects: accidental exposure, vision blurred, eye irritation on Mar 05, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 115.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Visine Eye Drops dosage: Prn.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Application Site Irritation, Application Site Pain, Application Site Vesicles
Adverse event was reported on Feb 22, 2012 by a Female taking Visine-a (Dosage: Two To Three Drops, Twice) was diagnosed with
  • eye irritation
  • ocular hyperaemia
  • depression
  • diabetes mellitus
  • blood cholesterol increased
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 52 years of age, weighting 200.0 lb, After Visine was administered, patient encountered several Visine side effects: application site irritation, application site pain, application site vesicles.

Eye Pain, Vision Blurred
on Feb 21, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 30 years of age, weighting 175.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Visine Tired Eye Relief. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Visine side effects: eye pain, vision blurred. Visine Tired Eye Relief dosage: One Drop In Each Eye, Twice.


Product Quality Issue, Eye Irritation, Eye Swelling, Vision Blurred, Ocular Hyperaemia
on Jan 13, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 46 years of age, weighting 200.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Visine-a. Patient felt the following Visine side effects: product quality issue, eye irritation, eye swelling, vision blurred, ocular hyperaemia. Visine-a dosage: Two Drops Then One Drop In Each Eye.

Hypersensitivity
Patient was taking Visine Eye Drops. After Visine was administered, patient encountered several Visine side effects: hypersensitivity on Jan 17, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , weighting 158.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Visine Eye Drops dosage: 2 Drops In Each Eye 1x Only.

Hypersensitivity
Adverse event was reported on Jan 05, 2012 by a Male taking Visine Eye Drops (Dosage: 2 Drops In Each Eye 1x Only) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 165.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Visine side effects: hypersensitivity.

Ocular Hyperaemia, Product Quality Issue, Incorrect Dose Administered, Eye Irritation, Vision Blurred
on Jan 05, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 28 years of age, weighting 180.0 lb, was treated with Visine L.r.. Patient felt the following Visine side effects: ocular hyperaemia, product quality issue, incorrect dose administered, eye irritation, vision blurred. Visine L.r. dosage: N/A.

Eye Swelling
on Jan 05, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 23 years of age, weighting 163.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Visine Eye Drops. After Visine was administered, patient encountered several Visine side effects: eye swelling. Visine Eye Drops dosage: 2 Drops In Each Eye 1x Only.

Dizziness, Accidental Exposure
Patient was taking Visine Eye Drops. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Visine side effects: dizziness, accidental exposure on Dec 23, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 63 years of age, weighting 180.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Visine Eye Drops dosage: N/A.

Madarosis, Hair Disorder
Adverse event was reported on Oct 05, 2011 by a Female taking Visine /00256502/ (Dosage: Unk) . Location: UNITED STATES , 57 years of age, Patient felt the following Visine side effects: madarosis, hair disorder.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Eye Swelling
on Nov 22, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 23 years of age, weighting 163.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Visine Ii Eye Drops. After Visine was administered, patient encountered several Visine side effects: eye swelling. Visine Ii Eye Drops dosage: Two Drops In Each Eye.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Off Label Use, Application Site Pain, Application Site Erythema, Product Contamination
on Oct 20, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 60 years of age, weighting 225.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Visine Eye Drops. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Visine side effects: off label use, application site pain, application site erythema, product contamination. Visine Eye Drops dosage: One Drop In Each Eye Once.

Dehydration, Poisoning, Abdominal Pain Upper, Nausea
Patient was taking Visine Ii Eye Drops. Patient felt the following Visine side effects: dehydration, poisoning, abdominal pain upper, nausea on Oct 14, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 47 years of age, weighting 170.0 lb, . Visine Ii Eye Drops dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Mydriasis, Visual Impairment
Adverse event was reported on Jul 29, 2011 by a Female taking Visine Eye Drops (Dosage: Daily Dose Text: One Drop In Each Eye Once) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 67 years of age, weighting 126.1 lb, After Visine was administered, patient encountered several Visine side effects: mydriasis, visual impairment.

Mydriasis, Visual Impairment
on Jul 20, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 67 years of age, weighting 126.1 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Visine Eye Drops. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Visine side effects: mydriasis, visual impairment. Visine Eye Drops dosage: Daily Dose Text: One Drop In Each Eye Once.

Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Hypertension, Miosis, Fatigue, Accidental Exposure, Dyspnoea, Accidental Overdose, Bradycardia
on Jul 14, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 27.34 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Visine Eye Drops. Patient felt the following Visine side effects: depressed level of consciousness, hypertension, miosis, fatigue, accidental exposure, dyspnoea, accidental overdose, bradycardia. Visine Eye Drops dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Lethargy, Bradycardia, Accidental Overdose, Dyspnoea, Accidental Exposure
Patient was taking Visine Eye Drops. After Visine was administered, patient encountered several Visine side effects: lethargy, bradycardia, accidental overdose, dyspnoea, accidental exposure on Jul 14, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , child 2 years of age, weighting 25.13 lb, was diagnosed with and. Visine Eye Drops dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Lethargy, Bradycardia, Accidental Exposure, Dyspnoea
Adverse event was reported on Jul 14, 2011 by a Female taking Visine Eye Drops (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , child 2 years of age, weighting 25.13 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Visine side effects: lethargy, bradycardia, accidental exposure, dyspnoea. Patient was hospitalized.

Accidental Exposure, Somnolence, Nervous System Disorder, Eyelid Ptosis, Product Quality Issue
on Jul 12, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 21.01 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Visine-a. Patient felt the following Visine side effects: accidental exposure, somnolence, nervous system disorder, eyelid ptosis, product quality issue. Visine-a dosage: One To Two Cc's. Patient was hospitalized.

Nervous System Disorder, Product Outer Packaging Issue, Accidental Exposure, Somnolence, Product Quality Issue, Eyelid Ptosis
on May 09, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 21.01 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Visine-a. After Visine was administered, patient encountered several Visine side effects: nervous system disorder, product outer packaging issue, accidental exposure, somnolence, product quality issue, eyelid ptosis. Visine-a dosage: One To Two Cc's. Patient was hospitalized.

Stress, Eye Disorder, Adverse Reaction, Anxiety, Pain, Chest Pain, Product Quality Issue
Patient was taking Visine L.r.. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Visine side effects: stress, eye disorder, adverse reaction, anxiety, pain, chest pain, product quality issue on Jun 15, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 54 years of age, weighting 110.0 lb, . Visine L.r. dosage: N/A.

Skin Warm, Paraesthesia, Erythema
Adverse event was reported on Jun 17, 2011 by a Female taking Visine Tears Dry Eye Relief (Dosage: 1 Drop In Each Eye) was diagnosed with
  • dry eye
  • hypertension
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • ischaemic heart disease prophylaxis
  • medical diet
  • convulsion
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • borderline glaucoma
  • hypothyroidism
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 80 years of age, weighting 190.0 lb, Patient felt the following Visine side effects: skin warm, paraesthesia, erythema.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Avapro
  • Welchol
  • Aspirin
  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Zonisamide
  • Nexium
  • Alphagan
  • Synthroid


Ocular Hyperaemia, Eye Irritation
on Apr 13, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 64 years of age, was treated with Visine /00256502/. After Visine was administered, patient encountered several Visine side effects: ocular hyperaemia, eye irritation. Visine /00256502/ dosage: Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Malaise, Hallucination, Heart Rate Increased, Mydriasis, Poisoning Deliberate
on May 11, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 15 years of age, weighting 100.0 lb, was treated with Visine Eye Drops. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Visine side effects: malaise, hallucination, heart rate increased, mydriasis, poisoning deliberate. Visine Eye Drops dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

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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.

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Alternative VISINE Names:DEXTRAN 7 GLYCERIN, NAPHAZOLI OXYMETAZO TETRAHYDR

Active Ingredient: DEXTRAN 7 GLYCERIN; NAPHAZOLI OXYMETAZO TETRAHYDR

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Side Effects reported to FDA: 258

Visine safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 2

Reported hospitalizations: 15

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