Ambien and Hearing loss - from FDA reports
Hearing loss is found among people who take Ambien, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone. This review analyzes which people have Hearing loss with Ambien. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 61,062 people who have side effects when taking Ambien from FDA, and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Apr, 19, 2017
61,062 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 244 people (0.4%) have Hearing Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ambien when people have Hearing Loss *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 44.44 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.56 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 50.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hearing Loss when taking Ambien *:
- female: 57.21 %
- male: 42.79 %
Age of people who have Hearing Loss when taking Ambien *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.52 %
- 10-19: 0.52 %
- 20-29: 1.57 %
- 30-39: 6.81 %
- 40-49: 12.04 %
- 50-59: 29.84 %
- 60+: 48.69 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (42 people, 17.21%)
- Metastases To Bone (42 people, 17.21%)
- Pain (27 people, 11.07%)
- Sleep Disorder (26 people, 10.66%)
- Depression (24 people, 9.84%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (107 people, 43.85%)
- Aredia (90 people, 36.89%)
- Lexapro (60 people, 24.59%)
- Amoxicillin (60 people, 24.59%)
- Levaquin (56 people, 22.95%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (145 people, 59.43%)
- Stress And Anxiety (132 people, 54.10%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (118 people, 48.36%)
- Dizziness (112 people, 45.90%)
- Anaemia (98 people, 40.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Hearing loss when taking Ambien?
Ambien has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Ambien 67,038 users)
Hearing loss has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 13,302 Hearing loss patients).
Browse all side effects of Ambiena b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Hearing lossHearing loss
Could your condition cause Hearing lossHearing loss
What would happen?
Can you answer these questions?
I am a 60 year old female who has recently suffered a sudden onset of hearing loss in my second ear. The first occurred about 15 years ago. It has already impacted me in my profession and already limited social life and paints a bleak picture for the future. Is it possible that my hearing loss ...
I am the son (born 1956) of a DES mother. (Diethylstilbestrol) I have a moderate to severe hearing loss in both ears. My brother (born 1955), also a DES son has a profound hearing loss. Like a high percentage of DES sons, my brother had undescended testicles. About 35 years ago I went to a ...
You may be interested in these reviews
Has anyone experienced permanent hearing loss after stopping Topiramate? Or did hearing restore? I only took the medication for about 45 days and reported to my Nuro within two weeks noticeable hearing issues. She dismissed me completely!!! I went to my family doc and to ENT as well. Anyone else ...