Restasis and Lymphoma - from FDA reports
Lymphoma is found among people who take Restasis, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Actonel, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Lymphoma with Restasis. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,014 people who have side effects when taking Restasis from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 21, 2017
16,014 people reported to have side effects when taking Restasis.
Among them, 9 people (0.06%) have Lymphoma
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Restasis when people have Lymphoma *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 100 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Lymphoma when taking Restasis *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Lymphoma when taking Restasis *:
- 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: 37.5 %
- 60+: 62.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 22.22%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 22.22%)
- Mineral Supplementation (1 person, 11.11%)
- Heart Palpitations (1 person, 11.11%)
- Glaucoma (1 person, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vitamin D (2 people, 22.22%)
- Actonel (2 people, 22.22%)
- Perforomist (1 person, 11.11%)
- Januvia (1 person, 11.11%)
- Aspirin (1 person, 11.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pneumonia (2 people, 22.22%)
- Pain (2 people, 22.22%)
- Lymphadenopathy Mediastinal (2 people, 22.22%)
- Dehydration (2 people, 22.22%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (2 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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the top of head itch is so severe I feel like someone who is scratching from lice infection. I'd been taking Xarelto for about a month when I noticed the severe head itch. I've also had itch on back but nowhere near as severe as on head. I don't see any rash anywhere.
I'm just trying to find someone who has both lymphoma and hypokalemia. That's the only thing I know for sure that I have. What type I don't know. I just know I have swollen lymph nodes in various areas such as behind my neck and my bil axillas. My Hypokalemia started first. The doctors wanted ...
User reviews to the study
Sense of smell and taste has diminished over the past few years. I have been using restasis for several years. Wondering if there is a link. Anyone else have issues? Did senses come back after stopping restasis?
I take Enbrel, Mthotrexate and Prednisone and have just this afternoon been diagnosed with lymphona. Needless to say, I am scared out of my mind. A biopsy is scheduled for Monday, May 15 and will have the results by Wednesday May 16.
OMG... Is this for real? A year ago I had LASIK surgery to correct my vision and the doctor put me on Restasis. Now yesterday, out of nowhere I developed "huge" superior tear at 11:30 in my right eye. This had caused a detachment that required immediate surgery to save my vision.
I have had elevated eye pressures ever since I have been taking Restasis. I have been using this for 3 years. I have talked to my Optometrist about this. He didn't act to concerned, He has done special eye tests, and they are normal. I never had high pressures before taking this medication. I ...