Review: could Clarithromycin cause Bloodshot eyes (Eye redness)?
Summary: Bloodshot eyes is reported only by a few people who take Clarithromycin.
We study 12,675 people who have side effects while taking Clarithromycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Bloodshot eyes. Find out below who they are, when they have Bloodshot eyes and more.
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Clarithromycin has active ingredients of clarithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 13,231 Clarithromycin users)
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, high blood pressure, glaucoma, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 736 Bloodshot eyes patients)
On Jan, 6, 2015: 12,675 people reported to have side effects when taking Clarithromycin. Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Bloodshot Eyes.
Time on Clarithromycin when people have Bloodshot eyes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bloodshot eyes||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bloodshot eyes when taking Clarithromycin * :
|Bloodshot eyes||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Bloodshot eyes when taking Clarithromycin * :
|Bloodshot eyes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Bloodshot eyes when taking Clarithromycin ** :
How people recovered from Bloodshot eyes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pneumonia (2 people, 66.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cimetidine (3 people, 100.00%)
- Minocycline hydrochloride (3 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I have been on itraconazole for 1 week and i am developing eye redness. is it ok to continue taking the itraconazole or should i discuss with my doctor and switch to another antifungal.
I am taking Itraconazole for an intestinal yeast overgrowth issue. The yeast is Candida metapsilosis. I initially used Fluconazole for 1 month, but the yeast issue returned. After 1 week on the Itraconazole, I am developing an eye redness/irritation problem. I don't want to stop using the Itraconazole if I absolutely don't have to. Has anyone else gotten eye redness from the Itraconazole, but continued to take it for a lengthy period of time (4-8wks)?
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am allergic to Erythromycin and was given Clarthromycin by my doctor who knows my history, when I questioned her she said try it but I am to scared
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