Optic neuropathy is reported only by a few people who take Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate. We study 7,801 people who have side effects while taking Hydroxychloroquine sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Optic neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Optic neuropathy and more.
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Hydroxychloroquine sulfate has active ingredients of hydroxychloroquine sulfate. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Hydroxychloroquine sulfate 8,689 users)
Optic neuropathy (optic nerve damage) has been reported by people with dry eyes, strongyloidiasis, nausea (latest reports from 1,044 Optic neuropathy patients).
On Sep, 19, 2016
7,801 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Optic Neuropathy
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I began taking Lumigan and had eye discomfort and red irritated eyes. The Ophthalmologist had me take synthetic tears for the discomfort. My vision in my right eye became like looking through frosted glass. Over 3 years the "frosting" became more dense. They removed a cataract to restore my vision, and I had no change whatsoever. But I did stop taking Lumigan 1 year ago. I finally convinced the DR. to order an MRI and they found optic neuritis. it took 1 year to see an Optho-Neurologist and they repeated the MRI and found out that I had atrophy of the optic nerve of an unknown cause.
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I step into a warm tub and right away my skin begins to feel itchy. I used to get little tiny red dots on my ankles and top of my feet when I stepped into the warm water and they itched really bad,the tops of my feet would look like they were bruised. The itching would stop after a half hour or ...
I began taking Lumigan and had eye discomfort and red irritated eyes. The Ophthalmologist had me take synthetic tears for the discomfort. My vision in my right eye became like looking through frosted glass. Over 3 years the "frosting" became more dense. They removed a cataract to restore my ...
I suffered from gout and psoriatic arthritis. I was put on Hydroxychlorine 400mgs daily 4 months ago which is giving me diarhoea. I reduced the drug to 200mgs and the diarhoea stopped but I was told that I should go back on 400mgs daily. I also take colcichine for gout but perusing the ...
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