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Review: could Restasis cause Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness?

Summary: Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness could be caused by Restasis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Dry eye.

We study 4,322 people who have side effects while taking Restasis from FDA and social media. Among them, 130 have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness. Find out below who they are, when they have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness and more.

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Restasis

Restasis (latest outcomes from 4,462 users) has active ingredients of cyclosporine. It is often used in dry eyes.

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,536,656 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 4,322 people reported to have side effects when taking Restasis. Among them, 130 people (3.01%) have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,536,209 people who have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness on eHealthMe.

Trend of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness in Restasis reports

Time on Restasis when people have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness42.86%14.29%0.00%28.57%0.00%14.29%0.00%

Gender of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Restasis * :

FemaleMale
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness90.84%9.16%

Age of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Restasis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%0.00%0.00%4.39%9.65%4.39%31.58%50.00%

Severity of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Restasis ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Dry eye (27 people, 20.77%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (18 people, 13.85%)
  3. Multiple sclerosis (17 people, 13.08%)
  4. Depression (11 people, 8.46%)
  5. Osteoporosis (7 people, 5.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (38 people, 29.23%)
  2. Premarin (26 people, 20.00%)
  3. Prilosec (26 people, 20.00%)
  4. Vitamin d (24 people, 18.46%)
  5. Folic acid (23 people, 17.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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