Ambien and Hearing loss - from FDA reports


Summary

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 62,274 people who have side effects when taking Ambien from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 17, 2017

62,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Ambien.
Among them, 246 people (0.4%) have Hearing loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ambien cause Hearing loss?

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: 57.58 %
  • male: 42.42 %

Age of people who have Hearing loss when taking Ambien *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.52 %
  • 10-19: 0.52 %
  • 20-29: 1.55 %
  • 30-39: 6.74 %
  • 40-49: 11.92 %
  • 50-59: 30.05 %
  • 60+: 48.7 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (42 people, 17.07%)
  • Metastases To Bone (42 people, 17.07%)
  • Pain (28 people, 11.38%)
  • Depression (25 people, 10.16%)
  • Osteoporosis (21 people, 8.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (107 people, 43.50%)
  • Aredia (90 people, 36.59%)
  • Lexapro (61 people, 24.80%)
  • Amoxicillin (60 people, 24.39%)
  • Levaquin (56 people, 22.76%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (145 people, 58.94%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (132 people, 53.66%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (118 people, 47.97%)
  • Dizziness (112 people, 45.53%)
  • Anaemia (98 people, 39.84%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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