Eylea and Vitreous floaters - from FDA reports
Vitreous floaters is found among people who take Eylea, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Avastin, and have Age-related macular degeneration. This review analyzes which people have Vitreous floaters with Eylea. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,422 people who have side effects when taking Eylea from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 23, 2017
5,422 people reported to have side effects when taking Eylea.
Among them, 126 people (2.32%) have Vitreous Floaters
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Eylea when people have Vitreous Floaters *:
- < 1 month: 64.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.51 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.7 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.51 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.41 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Vitreous Floaters when taking Eylea *:
- female: 62.82 %
- male: 37.18 %
Age of people who have Vitreous Floaters when taking Eylea *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 3.57 %
- 50-59: 1.79 %
- 60+: 94.64 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Age-Related Macular Degeneration (51 people, 40.48%)
- Macular Degeneration (10 people, 7.94%)
- Retinal Vessel Occlusion (3 people, 2.38%)
- Macular Oedema (3 people, 2.38%)
- Diabetic Retinal Oedema (3 people, 2.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Avastin (8 people, 6.35%)
- Lucentis (6 people, 4.76%)
- Coumadin (4 people, 3.17%)
- Metformin (3 people, 2.38%)
- Lumigan (3 people, 2.38%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Visual Acuity Reduced (30 people, 23.81%)
- Vision Blurred (30 people, 23.81%)
- Eye Pain (23 people, 18.25%)
- Visual Impairment (22 people, 17.46%)
- Blindness (20 people, 15.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Vitreous floaters when taking Eylea?
Eylea has active ingredients of aflibercept. It is often used in macular degeneration. (latest outcomes from Eylea 5,438 users)
Vitreous floaters (spots before the eyes) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, age-related macular degeneration, osteoporosis (latest reports from 4,628 Vitreous floaters patients).
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