Celebrex and Macular oedema - from FDA reports

Macular oedema is found among people who take Celebrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lipitor, and have Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 106,010 people who have side effects when taking Celebrex from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 10, 2018

106,010 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex.
Among them, 45 people (0.04%) have Macular oedema

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Celebrex cause Macular oedema?

Time on Celebrex when people have Macular oedema *:

Gender of people who have Macular oedema when taking Celebrex *:

  • female: 62.79 %
  • male: 37.21 %

Age of people who have Macular oedema when taking Celebrex *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (reoccurrence of an inflammatory disease in which the insulating covers of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord are damaged): 3 people, 6.67%
  2. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 2 people, 4.44%
  3. Mydriasis (a dilation of the pupil): 2 people, 4.44%
  4. Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss): 2 people, 4.44%
  5. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 2 people, 4.44%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lipitor: 19 people, 42.22%
  2. Zocor: 18 people, 40.00%
  3. Zoloft: 14 people, 31.11%
  4. Fosamax: 13 people, 28.89%
  5. Zantac: 12 people, 26.67%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Retinal Vessel Occlusion (a blockage in one of the small arteries): 16 people, 35.56%
  2. Spinal Osteoarthritis (joint cartilage loss in spine): 15 people, 33.33%
  3. Visual Acuity Reduced (reduced clearness of vision): 14 people, 31.11%
  4. Memory Loss: 12 people, 26.67%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 12 people, 26.67%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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