Valtrex and Dry eyes - from FDA reports
Dry eyes is found among people who take Valtrex, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Acne . We study 20,581 people who have side effects while taking Valtrex from FDA. Among them, 79 have Dry eyes. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry eyes and more.
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Valtrex has active ingredients of valacyclovir hydrochloride. It is often used in genital herpes. (latest outcomes from Valtrex 22,170 users)
Dry eyes (lack of adequate tears) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, dry eyes, osteoporosis, acne (latest reports from 23,352 Dry eyes patients).
On Jan, 22, 2017
20,581 people reported to have side effects when taking Valtrex.
Among them, 79 people (0.38%) have Dry Eyes
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Valtrex when people have Dry Eyes *:
- < 1 month: 82.35 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 17.65 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dry Eyes when taking Valtrex *:
- female: 68.35 %
- male: 31.65 %
Age of people who have Dry Eyes when taking Valtrex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 25.4 %
- 20-29: 4.76 %
- 30-39: 3.17 %
- 40-49: 33.33 %
- 50-59: 7.94 %
- 60+: 25.4 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Acne (7 people, 8.86%)
- Multiple Myeloma (5 people, 6.33%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (4 people, 5.06%)
- Pain (4 people, 5.06%)
- Erection Problems (4 people, 5.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (26 people, 32.91%)
- Zometa (19 people, 24.05%)
- Accutane (19 people, 24.05%)
- Zithromax (18 people, 22.78%)
- Aredia (18 people, 22.78%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 48.10%)
- Headache (38 people, 48.10%)
- Pain (35 people, 44.30%)
- Fatigue (27 people, 34.18%)
- Muscle Aches (26 people, 32.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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