Will you have Iritis with Celexa - from FDA reports

Summary

Iritis is found among people who take Celexa, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zyrtec, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 41,504 people who have side effects when taking Celexa from FDA, and is updated regularly.



What's eHealthMe?

eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

eHealthMe has released original studies on market drugs and worked with leading universities and institutions such as IBM, London Health Science Centre, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University and VA. eHealthMe studies have now been referenced in over 500 peer-reviewed medical publications.

How we gather our data?

Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on citalopram hydrobromide (the active ingredients of Celexa) and Celexa (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Iritis are also considered in the study.

What is Celexa?

Celexa has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Celexa 47,276 users)

What is Iritis?

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 11,112 Iritis patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 09, 2019

41,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Celexa.
Among them, 19 people (0.05%) have Iritis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Celexa cause Iritis?

Time on Celexa when people have Iritis *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 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 Iritis when taking Celexa *:

  • female: 94.74 %
  • male: 5.26 %

Age of people who have Iritis when taking Celexa *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 20.0 %
  • 40-49: 6.67 %
  • 50-59: 40.0 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 2 people, 10.53%
  2. Birth Control: 2 people, 10.53%
  3. Ankylosing Spondylitis (type of arthritis affecting the spine): 2 people, 10.53%
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 2 people, 10.53%
  5. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin): 1 person, 5.26%
  6. Growth Of Eyelashes: 1 person, 5.26%
  7. Breast Cancer Metastatic: 1 person, 5.26%
  8. Cardiac Failure Congestive: 1 person, 5.26%
  9. Colon Cancer: 1 person, 5.26%
  10. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body): 1 person, 5.26%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zyrtec: 8 people, 42.11%
  2. Singulair: 7 people, 36.84%
  3. Nasonex: 7 people, 36.84%
  4. Prednisolone: 6 people, 31.58%
  5. Cozaar: 6 people, 31.58%
  6. Restasis: 6 people, 31.58%
  7. Lantus: 5 people, 26.32%
  8. Humalog: 5 people, 26.32%
  9. Humulin R: 5 people, 26.32%
  10. Ibuprofen: 5 people, 26.32%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 7 people, 36.84%
  2. Weakness: 7 people, 36.84%
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 6 people, 31.58%
  4. Back Pain: 6 people, 31.58%
  5. Blindness Unilateral: 6 people, 31.58%
  6. Pain In Extremity: 6 people, 31.58%
  7. Tenosynovitis (inflammation of the fluid-filled sheath (called the synovium) that surrounds a tendon): 5 people, 26.32%
  8. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 5 people, 26.32%
  9. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 5 people, 26.32%
  10. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure): 5 people, 26.32%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


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Results from eHealthMe (non-FDA) reports of Iritis with Celexa

Severity of Iritis *:
  • least: 100 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %
How people recovered from Iritis *:
  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %
Effectiveness of Celexa when people have Iritis *:
  • not at all: 0.0 %
  • somewhat: 100 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • high: 0.0 %
  • very high: 0.0 %
Race of the people *:
  • African American, Non-Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.0 %
  • Asian: 0.0 %
  • Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders: 0.0 %
  • Two or more races: 0.0 %
  • White, Non-Hispanic: 100 %

* Approximation only.


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