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Review: could Methotrexate cause Bloodshot eyes (Eye redness)?

We study 129,821 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Bloodshot eyes. Find out below who they are, when they have Bloodshot eyes and more.

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Methotrexate

Methotrexate (latest outcomes from 131,165 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.

Bloodshot eyes

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 2,607 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, glaucoma, rheumatoid arthritis, depression.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 129,821 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate. Among them, 10 people (0.01%) have Bloodshot Eyes.

Trend of Bloodshot eyes in Methotrexate reports

Time on Methotrexate when people have Bloodshot eyes * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bloodshot eyes0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Bloodshot eyes when taking Methotrexate * :

FemaleMale
Bloodshot eyes78.57%21.43%

Age of people who have Bloodshot eyes when taking Methotrexate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bloodshot eyes0.00%0.00%0.00%15.38%7.69%0.00%7.69%69.23%

Severity of Bloodshot eyes when taking Methotrexate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bloodshot eyes0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Bloodshot eyes ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (10 people, 100.00%)
  2. Carcinoma (1 people, 10.00%)
  3. Gastritis (1 people, 10.00%)
  4. Energy increased (1 people, 10.00%)
  5. Depression (1 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Humira (9 people, 90.00%)
  2. Prednisone (7 people, 70.00%)
  3. Folic acid (6 people, 60.00%)
  4. Naproxen (6 people, 60.00%)
  5. Atenolol (4 people, 40.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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