Gabitril and Ocular discomfort - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Ocular discomfort is reported only by a few people who take Gabitril.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Gabitril and have Ocular discomfort. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,144 people who have side effects while taking Gabitril from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Sep, 20, 2022

2,144 people reported to have side effects when taking Gabitril.
Among them, 2 people (0.09%) have Ocular discomfort.

What is Gabitril?

Gabitril has active ingredients of tiagabine hydrochloride. It is often used in epilepsy. eHealthMe is studying from 2,181 Gabitril users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Ocular discomfort?

Ocular discomfort (a generic expression when there is lack of ease in/about the eyes) is found to be associated with 879 drugs and 546 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Gabitril and Ocular discomfort reports submitted per year:

Could Gabitril cause Ocular discomfort?

Gender of people who have Ocular discomfort when taking Gabitril *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Ocular discomfort when taking Gabitril *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Common drugs people take besides Gabitril *:

  1. Vimpat: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Levofloxacin: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Albuterol Sulfate: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Amitiza: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Captopril: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Diazepam: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Doxycycline Hyclate: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Dupixent: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Hydrochlorothiazide: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Lactulose: 1 person, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Ocular discomfort *:

  1. Itching: 2 people, 100.00%
  2. Rashes (redness): 2 people, 100.00%
  3. Throat Irritation: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Eye Disorder: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Gums - Swollen: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Foreign Body In Eye (foreign particle in eye): 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Feeling Of Body Temperature Change: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Feeling Hot: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Face Oedema (swelling of face): 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Eye Irritation: 1 person, 50.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect): 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Dermatitis Atopic (inflammatory, chronically relapsing, non-contagious and pruritic skin disorder): 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Gabitril and have Ocular discomfort?

Check whether Ocular discomfort is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on tiagabine hydrochloride (the active ingredients of Gabitril) and Gabitril (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

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