Review: could Clarithromycin cause Bloodshot eyes?
This is a review of Bloodshot eyes (Eye redness) by studying 12,593 people who take Clarithromycin. We analyze: the time on Clarithromycin when people have Bloodshot eyes, gender and age of these people, the severity of Bloodshot eyes, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Clarithromycin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Clarithromycin (latest outcomes from 12,398 users) has active ingredients of clarithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Clarithromycin include fever, diarrhea, breathing difficulty, nausea aggravated, nausea.
Bloodshot eyes (bloodshot eyes appear red because the vessels in the surface of the white portion of the eye (sclera) become swollen) (latest reports from 2,470 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, glaucoma, rheumatoid arthritis, depression.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 11,797 people reported to have side effects when taking Clarithromycin. Among them, 3 people (0.03%) 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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