Paxil and Macular fibrosis - from FDA reports


Macular fibrosis is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Uloric, and have Gout. This review analyzes which people have Macular fibrosis with Paxil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 78,781 people who have side effects when taking Paxil from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Jan, 11, 2018

78,781 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil.
Among them, 6 people (0.01%) have Macular fibrosis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Paxil cause Macular fibrosis?

Gender of people who have Macular fibrosis when taking Paxil *:

  • female: 20 %
  • male: 80 %

Age of people who have Macular fibrosis when taking Paxil *:

  • 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: 20 %
  • 60+: 80 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (3 people, 50.00%)
  • Gout (3 people, 50.00%)
  • Spinal Fracture (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Lipids Increased (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Arthritis (2 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Uloric (3 people, 50.00%)
  • Soma (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Prevacid (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Elavil (2 people, 33.33%)
  • Alkeran (2 people, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain In Extremity (6 people, 100.00%)
  • Vision Blurred (5 people, 83.33%)
  • Stroke (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Local Swelling (4 people, 66.67%)
  • Fatigue (4 people, 66.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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