Review: could Lyme disease cause Eyelid ptosis?
This is a review of Eyelid ptosis among 796 people who have Lyme disease. We analyze the Lyme disease patients by their gender and age, drugs used, and common conditions other than Lyme disease. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and is updated regularly.
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Lyme disease (latest reports from 4,085 patients) is typically treated by Doxycycline Hyclate, Doxycycline, Amoxicillin, Ceftin.
Eyelid ptosis (falling of the upper or lower eyelid) (latest reports from 18,310 patients) has been reported by people with skin wrinkling, osteoporosis, hiv infection, high blood pressure, depression.
On Feb, 6, 2014: 796 people who have lyme disease are studied. Among them, 2 (0.25%) have Eyelid Ptosis.
Gender of people who have lyme disease and experienced Eyelid ptosis * :
|Eyelid ptosis||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have lyme disease and experienced Eyelid ptosis * :
|Eyelid ptosis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Skin wrinkling (2 people, 100.00%)
- Lyme disease (2 people, 100.00%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Botox cosmetic (2 people, 100.00%)
- Azithromycin (2 people, 100.00%)
- Mepron (2 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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It is too many symptoms to list. The mentioned are the symptoms I have right now.
From this study (3 months ago):
Felt terrible all my life. High pain threshold due to not knowing how it feels not to be in any pain. Lacked motivation & felt confusion as long as I can remember. My mother has lyme disease. I have aspergers & RA & Lyme disease. Have to figure out ways to treat myself & make it through life bc drs won't help me due to fear of losing lisences even tho they know I have Lyme & need antibiotic therapy. Got reinfected by tick in 2009. Became unable to live normal life at all.
From this study (4 months ago):
I don't know if it from taking amox clav for 13 days but I was working on a
Suduko puzzle with the black grid and suddenly saw large black floaters that dissipated into dots when I stopped looking at the puzzle grid. Later I looked at it again to see if that is what was causing the floaters and saw large red floaters that looked like blood vessles, wormlike and thick. I turned off the lights in my room and see flashes of light in my left eye when I move my eyes. Also my left eye has a film on it when I move it and I see black dots.
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