Review: could Tylenol cause Eye Swelling?


Eye swelling is found among people who take Tylenol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Pain . We study 47,200 people who have side effects while taking Tylenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 153 have Eye swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Eye swelling and more.

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Tylenol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Tylenol 61,244 users)

Eye Swelling

Eye swelling has been reported by people with eye pain, hypotension, muscle aches, acute myocardial infarction, hypersensitivity (latest reports from 10,368 Eye swelling patients).

On Aug, 18, 2016

47,200 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol.
Among them, 153 people (0.32%) have Eye Swelling

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tylenol cause Eye swelling?

Time on Tylenol when people have Eye Swelling *:

  • < 1 month: 90 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Eye Swelling when taking Tylenol *:

  • female: 67.11 %
  • male: 32.89 %

Age of people who have Eye Swelling when taking Tylenol *:

  • 0-1: 2.22 %
  • 2-9: 9.63 %
  • 10-19: 2.96 %
  • 20-29: 8.89 %
  • 30-39: 16.3 %
  • 40-49: 16.3 %
  • 50-59: 11.85 %
  • 60+: 31.85 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (45 people)
  • Sleep Disorder (11 people)
  • Hypertension (11 people)
  • Headache (11 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (10 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisone (26 people)
  • Benadryl (25 people)
  • Ambien (20 people)
  • Albuterol (19 people)
  • Synthroid (16 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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