Restasis and Throat irritation - from FDA reports
Throat irritation is found among people who take Restasis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nexium, and have Dry eyes. This review analyzes which people have Throat irritation with Restasis. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,659 people who have side effects when taking Restasis from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 14, 2017
13,659 people reported to have side effects when taking Restasis.
Among them, 77 people (0.56%) have Throat Irritation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Restasis when people have Throat Irritation *:
- < 1 month: 68.18 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.73 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.55 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 4.55 %
Gender of people who have Throat Irritation when taking Restasis *:
- female: 93.42 %
- male: 6.58 %
Age of people who have Throat Irritation when taking Restasis *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 13.64 %
- 50-59: 22.73 %
- 60+: 63.64 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Dry Eyes (41 people, 53.25%)
- Asthma (13 people, 16.88%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (10 people, 12.99%)
- Hypersensitivity (8 people, 10.39%)
- High Blood Pressure (8 people, 10.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (10 people, 12.99%)
- Vitamin D (9 people, 11.69%)
- Synthroid (8 people, 10.39%)
- Protonix (8 people, 10.39%)
- Potassium (8 people, 10.39%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (11 people, 14.29%)
- Eye Irritation (11 people, 14.29%)
- Oropharyngeal Pain (10 people, 12.99%)
- Hoarseness Or Changing Voice (9 people, 11.69%)
- Bronchitis (7 people, 9.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Throat irritation when taking Restasis?
Restasis has active ingredients of cyclosporine. It is often used in dry eyes. (latest outcomes from Restasis 13,993 users)
Throat irritation has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease (latest reports from 22,399 Throat irritation patients).
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My doctor prescribed Restasis for my dry eyes after I had PRK eye surgery. My eye is droopy now and the condition is called ptosis. I am wondering when I stop using Restasis if my eyelid will go back to normal.
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