Valtrex and Iritis - from FDA reports
Iritis is found among people who take Valtrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Femara, and have Eye disorder. This review analyzes which people have Iritis with Valtrex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 22,320 people who have side effects when taking Valtrex from FDA , and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Oct, 03, 2017
22,320 people reported to have side effects when taking Valtrex.
Among them, 19 people (0.09%) have Iritis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Iritis when taking Valtrex *:
- female: 63.16 %
- male: 36.84 %
Age of people who have Iritis when taking Valtrex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 13.33 %
- 20-29: 6.67 %
- 30-39: 6.67 %
- 40-49: 33.33 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 40.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (3 people, 15.79%)
- Eye Disorder (3 people, 15.79%)
- Bone Marrow Transplant (2 people, 10.53%)
- Peripheral Neuropathy (1 person, 5.26%)
- Gastric Disorder (1 person, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (4 people, 21.05%)
- Percocet (4 people, 21.05%)
- Metoclopramide (4 people, 21.05%)
- Femara (4 people, 21.05%)
- Gemzar (3 people, 15.79%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain In Extremity (7 people, 36.84%)
- Fall (7 people, 36.84%)
- Rashes (6 people, 31.58%)
- Headache (6 people, 31.58%)
- Fever (5 people, 26.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Iritis when taking Valtrex?
- Check symptoms - is iritis caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsIritis and drugs with ingredients of valacyclovir hydrochloride.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMeIritis and Valtrex from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Valtrex has active ingredients of valacyclovir hydrochloride. It is often used in genital herpes. (latest outcomes from Valtrex 23,984 users)
Iritis (painful inflammation of the iris of the eye) has been reported by people with ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, uveitis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis (latest reports from 8,681 Iritis patients).
Browse all side effects of Valtrexa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with IritisIritis
Could your condition cause IritisIritis
What would happen?
Questions to the study
Just curious if anyone has had any positive outcomes using Medical CBD oil suppositories for their Uveitis? My friends with brain cancer have been cured by using it and since the steroid treatments ubiquitously used now don't offer a cure and do contribute to cataracts, it is time to look for ...
User reviews to the study
I have end stage renal disease and was prescribed a dose of valtrex to fight a shingles/herpes outbreak. The dose prescribed was 1 gram 3x per day. I was only able to follow the prescription for 3.5 days as my kidney function caused the valtrex to build up in my system. I became psychotic and ...
I was just diagnosed with Trigeminal neuralgia. The doctor put me on a 7 day count of predisone and valacyclovir hcl 1(which I guess is Valtrex). Is it normal to get alittle bit of diarrhea and sleepy on these? I am only a mild case right now of this Trigeminal Neuralgia and want to go the right ...
Is there any relation of using clorazepate dipotassium may cause uveitis? I took the clorazepate dipotassium last year and got uveitis. Again, I took it last couple of weeks ago, and uveitis comes back again ! Please advice.
I have an ongoing eye infection a Herpes type and as a result every now and again ?I have to take Valacyclovir. Before Christmas I was involved in a RTA and broke my leg. The upshot of that was a I now have a DVT in my right leg. The break has almost healed but I'm left with a rather ...