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Review: could Restasis cause Infection?

We study 4,340 people who have side effects while taking Restasis from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Infection and more.

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Restasis

Restasis (latest outcomes from 4,482 users) has active ingredients of cyclosporine. It is often used in dry eyes.

Infection

Infection (latest reports from 259,414 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma, high blood pressure.

On Oct, 28, 2014: 4,340 people reported to have side effects when taking Restasis. Among them, 36 people (0.83%) have Infection.

Trend of Infection in Restasis reports

Time on Restasis when people have Infection * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Infection100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Infection when taking Restasis * :

FemaleMale
Infection94.44%5.56%

Age of people who have Infection when taking Restasis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Infection0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.94%67.65%29.41%

Severity of Infection when taking Restasis ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Infection0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Infection ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Infection0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypercalcaemia of malignancy (17 people, 47.22%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (17 people, 47.22%)
  3. Hypercalcaemia (13 people, 36.11%)
  4. Acute myeloid leukaemia (5 people, 13.89%)
  5. Dry eye (5 people, 13.89%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ativan (22 people, 61.11%)
  2. Lasix (19 people, 52.78%)
  3. Plavix (18 people, 50.00%)
  4. Kytril (18 people, 50.00%)
  5. Hydrocortisone (18 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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