Dry eye is found among people who take Chlorthalidone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Avelox, and have Hypertension . We study 2,624 people who have side effects while taking Chlorthalidone from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Dry eye. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry eye and more.
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Chlorthalidone has active ingredients of chlorthalidone. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Chlorthalidone 2,746 users)
Dry eye (lack of adequate tears) has been reported by people with eye pain, photophobia, drug ineffective, breathing difficulty, erythema of eyelid (latest reports from 10,001 Dry eye patients).
On Jul, 23, 2016
2,624 people reported to have side effects when taking Chlorthalidone.
Among them, 8 people (0.3%) have Dry Eye
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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54 yr old, white, female: 1.5 yrs after beginning Chlorthalidone/Losartan, meniscal tear occurred without exertion. Surgical repair did not alleviated knee pain. 2.5 yrs after beginning, quadriceps very wasted despite physically active occupation. Hardly able to climb stairs. Marked joint pain throughout body unrelated to physical activity. Marked fatigue improved by discontinuing chlorthalidone. BP, however, less controlled without chlorthalidone. Physical therapy exercises strengthening quadriceps but concerned that chlorthalidone is the underlying culprit in joint damage/pain and muscular weakness.
I have been taking Vesicare for many years and it works fine. My Dr. found some edema in my left leg and wants to see if this additional drug will relieve some of the fluid there. He wants me to stop taking Vesicare while on the Chlorthalidone, but I really don't want to do that because I'm ...
54 yr old, white, female: 1.5 yrs after beginning Chlorthalidone/Losartan, meniscal tear occurred without exertion. Surgical repair did not alleviated knee pain. 2.5 yrs after beginning, quadriceps very wasted despite physically active occupation. Hardly able to climb stairs. Marked ...
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