Eylea side effects - from FDA reports


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In this review, we analyze Eylea side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Eylea. The review is based on 6,671 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Eylea

Eylea has active ingredients of aflibercept. It is often used in macular degeneration. (latest outcomes from Eylea 6,687 users)

On Oct, 28, 2017

6,671 people who take Eylea are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Eylea side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • death
  • visual acuity reduced
  • visual impairment
  • vitreous haemorrhage
  • vision blurred
  • vitritis
  • retinal haemorrhage
  • endophthalmitis
  • vitreous opacities
  • uveitis
1 - 6 months:
  • death
  • visual acuity reduced
  • visual impairment
  • uveitis
  • myocardial infarction
  • retinal haemorrhage
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • drug ineffective
  • glaucoma
  • vitreous detachment
6 - 12 months:
  • death
  • visual acuity reduced
  • uveitis
  • vision blurred
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • retinal haemorrhage
  • retinal pigment epithelial tear
  • endophthalmitis
  • hemianopia
  • ocular hyperaemia
1 - 2 years:
  • death
  • endophthalmitis
  • eye pain
  • vision blurred
  • visual impairment
  • vitritis
  • glaucoma
  • myocardial infarction
  • visual acuity reduced
  • vitreous floaters
2 - 5 years:
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • endophthalmitis
  • macular hole
  • pneumonia
  • vision blurred
  • death
  • myocardial infarction
  • visual acuity reduced
  • visual impairment
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
5 - 10 years:
  • death
  • seizure
  • endophthalmitis
  • terminal state
10+ years:
  • uterine prolapse
not specified:
  • death
  • visual acuity reduced
  • visual impairment
  • vitreous floaters
  • vision blurred
  • retinal haemorrhage
  • endophthalmitis
  • eye haemorrhage
  • vitritis
  • vitreous haemorrhage

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • death
  • visual acuity reduced
  • visual impairment
  • vitreous floaters
  • vision blurred
  • retinal haemorrhage
  • vitritis
  • transient ischaemic attack
  • vitreous haemorrhage
  • endophthalmitis
male:
  • death
  • visual acuity reduced
  • visual impairment
  • vitritis
  • retinal haemorrhage
  • vision blurred
  • vitreous floaters
  • vitreous haemorrhage
  • endophthalmitis
  • myocardial infarction

Most common side effects by age *:

10-19:
  • conjunctivitis
20-29:
  • death
  • retinal vascular occlusion
  • thrombosis
30-39:
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • eye haemorrhage
  • keratitis
  • stress
40-49:
  • vitreous haemorrhage
  • visual acuity reduced
  • death
  • vitreous floaters
  • abortion missed
  • anterior chamber inflammation
  • endophthalmitis
  • eye infection bacterial
  • fall
  • glaucoma
50-59:
  • death
  • vision blurred
  • visual acuity reduced
  • visual impairment
  • loss of consciousness
  • myocardial infarction
  • streptococcal infection
  • vitreous opacities
  • angina pectoris
  • anterior chamber inflammation
60+:
  • death
  • visual acuity reduced
  • visual impairment
  • vitritis
  • vitreous floaters
  • endophthalmitis
  • retinal haemorrhage
  • vision blurred
  • vitreous haemorrhage
  • uveitis

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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