Allopurinol and Bloodshot eyes - from FDA reports


Bloodshot eyes is reported only by a few people who take Allopurinol. We study 76,218 people who have side effects while taking Allopurinol from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Bloodshot eyes. Find out below who they are, when they have Bloodshot eyes and more.

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Allopurinol has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Allopurinol 78,050 users)

Bloodshot Eyes

Bloodshot eyes (bloodshot eyes appear red because the vessels in the surface of the white portion of the eye (sclera) become swollen) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, glaucoma, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, erection problems (latest reports from 738 Bloodshot eyes patients).

On Feb, 06, 2017

76,218 people reported to have side effects when taking Allopurinol.
Among them, 4 people (0.01%) have Bloodshot Eyes

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Allopurinol cause Bloodshot eyes?

Gender of people who have Bloodshot Eyes when taking Allopurinol *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Bloodshot Eyes when taking Allopurinol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (2 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prevacid (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Hyzaar (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Fosamax (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Alkeran (2 people, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Photosensitivity Reaction (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Corneal Deposits (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Corneal Abrasion (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Abnormal Sensation In Eye (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Uveitis (1 person, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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