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Restasis Safety Information and Side Effects

Restasis Safety Information

Eye Irritation ( 753 reports)    ➢ More

Eye Irritation, Dry Eye

This case suggests a potential Restasis Eye Irritation side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 84-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): lacrimation increased and used Restasis (dosage: 2 Gtt, Bid) starting 201306. Soon after starting Restasis the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Eye Irritation
  • Dry Eye
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Restasis demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Eye Irritation, may still occur.

Eye Pain ( 347 reports)    ➢ More

Eye Pain

Adverse event was reported on Feb 03, 2014 by a Female taking Restasis (Dosage: 2 Gtt, Bid) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 79 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Restasis side effects: eye pain.

Vision Blurred ( 342 reports)    ➢ More

Abnormal Sensation In Eye, Therapeutic Response Unexpected, Vision Blurred, Eye Discharge

This Vision Blurred problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 90-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): dry eye.On NS a consumer started treatment with Restasis (dosage: 2 Gtt, Bid). The following health products were being taken at the same time:
  • Revive /01220707/
  • When commencing Restasis, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Abnormal Sensation In Eye
    • Therapeutic Response Unexpected
    • Vision Blurred
    • Eye Discharge
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Vision Blurred, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Ocular Hyperaemia ( 278 reports)    ➢ More

    Ocular Hyperaemia, Vitreous Floaters, Growth Of Eyelashes

    A case of a 60-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: dry eye and was treated with Restasis (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Ocular Hyperaemia
    • Vitreous Floaters
    • Growth Of Eyelashes
    This opens a possibility that Restasis could cause Ocular Hyperaemia and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Lacrimation Increased ( 174 reports)    ➢ More

    Vision Blurred, Lacrimation Increased

    on Feb 03, 2014 a Female from US , 85 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Restasis. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Restasis side effects: vision blurred, lacrimation increased. Restasis dosage: 2 Gtt, Bid.
    Associated medications used:
    • Azasite
    • Over-the-counter Non Preserved Eye Drops Nos (Unk)

    Common Restasis Side Effects

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    Eye Irritation (753)
    Eye Pain (347)
    Vision Blurred (342)
    Ocular Hyperaemia (278)
    Lacrimation Increased (174)
    Foreign Body Sensation In Eyes (173)
    Eye Pruritus (165)
    Eye Discharge (127)
    Dry Eye (103)
    Instillation Site Pain (92)
    Scleral Hyperaemia (89)
    Headache (79)
    Eye Swelling (78)
    Eyelid Oedema (64)
    Dizziness (58)
    Erythema Of Eyelid (56)
    Incorrect Dose Administered (53)
    Photophobia (53)
    Rash (53)
    Abnormal Sensation In Eye (52)
    Pruritus (50)
    Erythema (48)
    Visual Acuity Reduced (36)
    Nausea (33)
    Visual Impairment (33)
    Swelling Face (31)
    Burning Sensation (30)
    Eyelids Pruritus (30)
    Hypersensitivity (30)
    Dyspnoea (30)
    Asthenopia (29)
    Rhinorrhoea (29)
    Superficial Injury Of Eye (29)
    Eye Infection (26)
    Eyelid Irritation (24)
    Pain (21)
    Eye Inflammation (19)
    Insomnia (19)
    Ocular Discomfort (18)
    Urticaria (18)
    Therapeutic Response Decreased (18)
    Throat Irritation (18)
    Eye Disorder (17)
    Off Label Use (17)
    Eyelid Pain (16)
    Dysgeusia (16)
    Cough (16)
    Dry Mouth (15)
    Fatigue (15)
    Incorrect Product Storage (15)

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