Review: could Restasis cause Throat irritation?
Summary: 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 Klor-con, and have Dry eyes.
We study 4,349 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 has active ingredients of cyclosporine. It is often used in dry eyes. (latest outcomes from 4,493 Restasis users)
Throat irritation has been reported by people with asthma, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest reports from 11,609 Throat irritation patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 4,349 people reported to have side effects when taking Restasis. Among them, 23 people (0.53%) have Throat Irritation.
Time on Restasis when people have Throat irritation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Throat irritation||75.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Throat irritation when taking Restasis * :
|Throat irritation||95.65%||4.35% |
Age of people who have Throat irritation when taking Restasis * :
|Throat irritation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||19.05%||28.57%||52.38% |
Severity of Throat irritation when taking Restasis ** :
How people recovered from Throat irritation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Dry eye (12 people, 52.17%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 13.04%)
- Hypersensitivity (3 people, 13.04%)
- Fluid retention (3 people, 13.04%)
- Atrial fibrillation (3 people, 13.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Klor-con (3 people, 13.04%)
- Nexium (3 people, 13.04%)
- Digoxin (3 people, 13.04%)
- Furosemide (3 people, 13.04%)
- Magnesium oxide (3 people, 13.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Restasis for a 62-year old woman with Eyes - Dry. The patient has Rash Erythematous (redness of the skin)
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium Chloride, Tylenol, Magnesium Glycinate, Flaxseed Oil, Zyrtec, Flonase, Prilosec, Restasis, Synthroid, Valium for a 59-year old woman with Enzyme Supplementation, Neck Pain, Migraine Without Aura, Dry Eye, Nasal Congestion, Gastric Ph Decreased, Thyroidectomy, Vertigo. The patient has Dizziness
- A study of drug interactions between Magnesium, Vitamin D, Folic Acid, Restasis, Ventolin Hfa, Symbicort, Montelukast Sodium, Alprazolam, Nexium, Gabapentin, Methotrexate, Enbrel, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen for a 61-year old woman with Magnesium Deficiency, Vitamin D Deficiency, Deficiency - Folic Acid, Folic Acid Deficiency, Dry Eyes, Asthma, Neuropathy - Peripheral, Acid Reflux, Psoriatic Arthritis. The patient has Sternum Pain, Back Pain, Chest Tightness Or Pressure, Shortness Of Breath
- A study of drug interactions between Tylenol, Advil, Primrose Oil, Bilberry, Restasis, Pataday for a 46-year old woman with Migraine - Common, Eyes - Dry, Allergies. The patient has Migraine, Pressure Sore, Eyes - Dry
- A study of drug interactions between Restasis, Flax Seed Oil for a 62-year old woman with Dry Eye Syndrome, Dry Eye. The patient has Bloodshot Eye
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