Review: could Clarithromycin cause Bloodshot eyes (Eye redness)?
Summary: Bloodshot eyes is reported only by a few people who take Clarithromycin.
We study 12,681 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 13,233 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 743 Bloodshot eyes patients)
On Mar, 10, 2015: 12,681 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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- A study of side effects of Sprycel for a 49-year old woman with Conjunctiva. The patient has Eye Redness
- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 35-year old woman with Borderline Personality Disorder. The patient has Cough Decreased, Painful Red Eyes, Fever, Tonsillitis Bacterial (bacterial infection of tonsil), Eye Redness
- A study of side effects of Amoxicillin for a 44-year old man with Tooth Infection. The patient has Genital Sores - Male (sore or lesion that appears on the penis), Urination - Painful, Eye Redness, Penis, Pain - Penis
- A study of drug interactions between Epsom Salts, Clarithromycin, Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 61-year old man with Alcohol Detoxification, Infection, Depression. The patient has Impaired Memory
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