Review: could Methimazole cause Vision - light sensitive?
Summary: Vision - light sensitive could be caused by Methimazole, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take Spiriva, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
We study 1,461 people who have side effects while taking Methimazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Vision - light sensitive. Find out below who they are, when they have Vision - light sensitive and more.
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Methimazole (latest outcomes from 1,654 users) has active ingredients of methimazole. It is often used in hyperthyroidism.
Vision - light sensitive
Vision - light sensitive (extreme sensitivity to light) (latest reports from 29,782 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Apr, 14, 2014: 1,434 people reported to have side effects when taking Methimazole. Among them, 2 people (0.14%) have Vision - Light Sensitive. They amount to 0.01% of all the 29,769 people who have Vision - Light Sensitive on eHealthMe.
Time on Methimazole when people have Vision - light sensitive * :
Gender of people who have Vision - light sensitive when taking Methimazole * :
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Age of people who have Vision - light sensitive when taking Methimazole * :
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Severity of Vision - light sensitive when taking Methimazole ** :
How people recovered from Vision - light sensitive ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2 people, 100.00%)
- Hyperthyroidism (2 people, 100.00%)
- Basedow's disease (2 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Spiriva (2 people, 100.00%)
- Digoxin (1 people, 50.00%)
- Omeprazole (1 people, 50.00%)
- Fosinopril sodium (1 people, 50.00%)
- Metoprolol (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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