Who have Macular fibrosis with Paxil - 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 study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 81,154 people who have side effects when taking Paxil from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jan, 02, 2019

81,154 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 *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 50.00%
  2. Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body): 3 people, 50.00%
  3. Spinal Fracture (fracture in one of vertebrae): 2 people, 33.33%
  4. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage): 2 people, 33.33%
  5. Lipids Increased (excess lipid in body): 2 people, 33.33%
  6. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 2 people, 33.33%
  7. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 1 person, 16.67%
  8. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal): 1 person, 16.67%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Uloric: 3 people, 50.00%
  2. Alkeran: 2 people, 33.33%
  3. Amoxicillin: 2 people, 33.33%
  4. Demerol: 2 people, 33.33%
  5. Klonopin: 2 people, 33.33%
  6. Lescol: 2 people, 33.33%
  7. Zometa: 2 people, 33.33%
  8. Celebrex: 2 people, 33.33%
  9. Neurontin: 2 people, 33.33%
  10. Aredia: 2 people, 33.33%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain In Extremity: 6 people, 100.00%
  2. Vision Blurred: 5 people, 83.33%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 4 people, 66.67%
  4. Local Swelling (swelling at the site of some application of substance or injury): 4 people, 66.67%
  5. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 4 people, 66.67%
  6. Retinal Oedema (swelling of retina): 3 people, 50.00%
  7. Cataract (clouding of the lens inside the eye): 3 people, 50.00%
  8. Dry Eyes (lack of adequate tears): 3 people, 50.00%
  9. Retinal Disorder (disease of retina): 3 people, 50.00%
  10. Retinitis (inflammation of the retina in the eye): 3 people, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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