Review: could Metoprolol Succinate cause Eye Twitch?


Eye twitch is found among people who take Metoprolol Succinate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Clonazepam, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 17,691 people who have side effects while taking Metoprolol succinate from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Eye twitch. Find out below who they are, when they have Eye twitch and more.

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Metoprolol Succinate

Metoprolol succinate has active ingredients of metoprolol succinate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Metoprolol succinate 22,577 users)

Eye Twitch

Eye twitch (eyelid twitching is spontaneous and uncontrolled spasms of the muscles) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, memory loss, eyelid ptosis, vision blurred (latest reports from 2,902 Eye twitch patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

17,691 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol Succinate.
Among them, 8 people (0.05%) have Eye Twitch

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Metoprolol succinate cause Eye twitch?

Gender of people who have Eye Twitch when taking Metoprolol Succinate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Eye Twitch when taking Metoprolol Succinate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 25.0 %
  • 40-49: 62.5 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 12.5 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bipolar Disorder (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Hypertension (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Olanzapine (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Lithium Carbonate (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Lamotrigine (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Hyoscyamine Sulfate And Phenobarbital (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Clonazepam (5 people, 62.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Speech Disorder (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Photophobia (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Facial Bones Fracture (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Depression (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Blepharitis (5 people, 62.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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