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Review: could Restasis cause Throat irritation?

We study 4,334 people who have side effects while taking Restasis from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Throat irritation. Find out below who they are, when they have Throat irritation and more.

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Restasis

Restasis (latest outcomes from 4,476 users) has active ingredients of cyclosporine. It is often used in dry eyes.

Throat irritation

Throat irritation (latest reports from 48,885 patients) has been reported by people with asthma, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

On Aug, 19, 2014: 4,332 people reported to have side effects when taking Restasis. Among them, 23 people (0.53%) have Throat Irritation. They amount to 0.05% of all the 48,874 people who have Throat Irritation on eHealthMe.

Trend of Throat irritation in Restasis reports

Time on Restasis when people have Throat irritation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Throat irritation75.00%25.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Throat irritation when taking Restasis * :

FemaleMale
Throat irritation95.65%4.35%

Age of people who have Throat irritation when taking Restasis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Throat irritation0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%19.05%28.57%52.38%

Severity of Throat irritation when taking Restasis ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Throat irritation ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Dry eye (12 people, 52.17%)
  2. Hypertension (3 people, 13.04%)
  3. Hypersensitivity (3 people, 13.04%)
  4. Fluid retention (3 people, 13.04%)
  5. Atrial fibrillation (3 people, 13.04%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Klor-con (3 people, 13.04%)
  2. Nexium (3 people, 13.04%)
  3. Digoxin (3 people, 13.04%)
  4. Furosemide (3 people, 13.04%)
  5. Magnesium oxide (3 people, 13.04%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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