Review: could Restasis cause Lymphoma?
We study 4,333 people who have side effects while taking Restasis from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Lymphoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Lymphoma and more.
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Restasis (latest outcomes from 4,475 users) has active ingredients of cyclosporine. It is often used in dry eyes.
Lymphoma (cancer that begins in immune system cells) (latest reports from 37,292 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, crohn's disease, hiv infection, high blood pressure.
On Aug, 29, 2014: 4,333 people reported to have side effects when taking Restasis. Among them, 3 people (0.07%) have Lymphoma. They amount to 0.01% of all the 37,292 people who have Lymphoma on eHealthMe.
Time on Restasis when people have Lymphoma * :
Gender of people who have Lymphoma when taking Restasis * :
Age of people who have Lymphoma when taking Restasis * :
Severity of Lymphoma when taking Restasis ** :
How people recovered from Lymphoma ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 66.67%)
- Muscle spasms (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amiodarone hcl (2 people, 66.67%)
- Actonel (2 people, 66.67%)
- Lasix (1 people, 33.33%)
- Zocor (1 people, 33.33%)
- Potassium chloride (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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