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Vigamox (Moxifloxacin Hydrochloride) - Side Effects and Adverse Reactions

 
 



ADVERSE REACTIONS

Because clinical trials are conducted under widely varying conditions, adverse reaction rates observed in the clinical trials of a drug cannot be directly compared to the rates in the clinical trials of another drug and may not reflect the rates observed in practice.

The most frequently reported ocular adverse events were conjunctivitis, decreased visual acuity, dry eye, keratitis, ocular discomfort, ocular hyperemia, ocular pain, ocular pruritus, subconjunctival hemorrhage, and tearing. These events occurred in approximately 1-6% of patients.

Nonocular adverse events reported at a rate of 1-4% were fever, increased cough, infection, otitis media, pharyngitis, rash, and rhinitis.

 



REPORTS OF SUSPECTED VIGAMOX SIDE EFFECTS / ADVERSE REACTIONS

Below is a sample of reports where side effects / adverse reactions may be related to Vigamox. The information is not vetted and should not be considered as verified clinical evidence.

Possible Vigamox side effects / adverse reactions in 83 year old female

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from United States on 2011-10-26

Patient: 83 year old female

Reactions: Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome

Suspect drug(s):
NEO-Synephrine 2.5 % EYE Drops (Not Specified)
    Dosage: (ophthalmic)
    Indication: Preoperative Care
    Start date: 2011-10-05
    End date: 2011-10-05

BSS
    Dosage: (intraocular)
    Indication: Eye Irrigation
    Start date: 2011-10-05
    End date: 2011-10-05

Tetracycline
    Dosage: (ophthalmic)
    Indication: Preoperative Care
    Start date: 2011-10-05
    End date: 2011-10-05

Vigamox
    Dosage: (ophthalmic)
    Indication: Preoperative Care
    Start date: 2011-10-05
    End date: 2011-10-05

Nevanac
    Dosage: (ophthalmic)
    Indication: Preoperative Care
    Start date: 2011-10-05
    End date: 2011-10-05

Mydriacyl
    Dosage: (ophthalmic)
    Indication: Preoperative Care
    Start date: 2011-10-05
    End date: 2011-10-05



Possible Vigamox side effects / adverse reactions in 75 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from Canada on 2011-11-03

Patient: 75 year old male weighing 90.7 kg (199.6 pounds)

Reactions: Endophthalmitis, Drug Ineffective, Staphylococcus Test Positive

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Suspect drug(s):
Vigamox



Possible Vigamox side effects / adverse reactions in 65 year old female

Reported by a physician from Turkey on 2011-11-17

Patient: 65 year old female

Reactions: OFF Label USE, Eye Irritation, Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome, Eye Pain

Suspect drug(s):
Vigamox

Vigamox
    Dosage: (intraocular), (intraocular)
    Indication: Prophylaxis
    Start date: 2011-10-20
    End date: 2011-10-20



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Drug label data at the top of this Page last updated: 2014-10-20

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