Iluvien Implant Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Decrease In Sharpness Of Vision Called Reduced Visual Acuity
  • An Eye Infection
  • Blurred Vision
  • Clouding Of The Lens Of The Eye Called Cataracts
  • Hemorrhage Of The Vitreous Of The Eye
  • Increased Pressure In The Eye

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Changes In The Visual Field
  • Drooping Of The Upper Eyelid
  • Dry Eye
  • Excessive Watery Eyes
  • Eye Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Streaks Or Black Specks Due To Floating Eye Matter
  • Throat Irritation

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Anemia
  • Bleeding From The Retina
  • Detachment Of The Choroid Of The Eye
  • Glaucoma, An Increased Pressure In The Eye
  • Hemorrhage From The Conjunctiva Of The Eye
  • Itching
  • Kidney Failure
  • Pneumonia
  • Separation Of The Vitreous From The Retina In The Eye

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Change In Vision
  • A Common Cold
  • A Feeling That Something Is In The Eye
  • An Increased Amount Of Blood In The Lining Of The Eye Called Conjunctival Hyperemia
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Discharge From The Eye
  • Dizziness
  • Eye Inflammation
  • Eye Irritation
  • Fever
  • Fluid Accumulation In Cornea Of The Eye Causing Swelling
  • Headache
  • Inflammation Of The Tissue Lining The Sinuses
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pink Eye
  • The Formation Of A Cloudy Scar Behind An Eye Lens Implant
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Visual Sensitivity To Light

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Detachment Of The Retina Of The Eye
  • Deterioration Of The Cornea Of The Eye
  • Inflammation Of The Inside Of The Eye
  • Inflammation Of The Iris And Ciliary Body Of The Eye
  • Migration Of Implant
  • Reduced Tension In The Eyeball

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