Review: could Effexor cause Eye movements - uncontrollable?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 3, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 51,903 people who take Effexor. Among them, 65 have Eye movements - uncontrollable. See who they are, when they have Eye movements - uncontrollable and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Effexor (latest outcomes from 54,828 users) has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Effexor include nausea, nausea aggravated, depression, stress and anxiety, depression aggravated.
Eye movements - uncontrollable
Eye movements - uncontrollable (latest reports from 12,322 patients) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, depression, convulsion, pain.
On Feb, 10, 2014: 50,088 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor. Among them, 47 people (0.09%) have Eye Movements - Uncontrollable.
Time on Effexor when people have Eye movements - uncontrollable * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Eye movements - uncontrollable||62.50%||0.00%||37.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Eye movements - uncontrollable when taking Effexor * :
|Eye movements - uncontrollable||0.00%||0.00%||15.56%||6.67%||13.33%||22.22%||15.56%||26.67% |
Severity of Eye movements - uncontrollable when taking Effexor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Eye movements - uncontrollable||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Eye movements - uncontrollable ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (29 people, 61.70%)
- Pain (8 people, 17.02%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 4.26%)
- Multiple sclerosis (2 people, 4.26%)
- Alopecia (2 people, 4.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Effexor xr (22 people, 46.81%)
- Oxycontin (14 people, 29.79%)
- Zolpidem (12 people, 25.53%)
- Nexium (10 people, 21.28%)
- Paspertin (10 people, 21.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Started having grand mal seizures at age 24. Have had over 50 seizures, all grand mal and all sever in length and recovery time. Severe loss of memory. Accompanied by 3 strokes. Two TIA and one causing left body from shoulder down for weeks. Cannot drive. Cannot work. Longest length in between episodes is a little over a month. Single mother concerned for my son's and my own safety. Idiopathic. Tried MANY different regiments of medications. Breakthrough severe seizures always occur. Have see. Seen many specialist, all test preformed, no solid answers at all. NO history of epilepsy or seizure disorder in family. At a loss. Please help me get my life back.
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