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Review: could Amoxicillin cause Tinnitus?

Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Amoxicillin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone. We study 22,292 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 201 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.

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Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from 24,200 Amoxicillin users)

Tinnitus

Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 20,293 Tinnitus patients)

On Apr, 24, 2015: 22,284 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 201 people (0.90%) have Tinnitus.

Trend of Tinnitus in Amoxicillin reports

Time on Amoxicillin when people have Tinnitus * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tinnitus91.67%0.00%5.56%2.78%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Amoxicillin * :

FemaleMale
Tinnitus54.21%45.79%

Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Amoxicillin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%2.42%11.52%10.30%12.12%17.58%46.06%

Severity of Tinnitus when taking Amoxicillin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tinnitus0.00%60.00%40.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Metastases to bone (22 people, 10.95%)
  2. Osteoporosis (17 people, 8.46%)
  3. Chronic sinusitis (13 people, 6.47%)
  4. Depression (12 people, 5.97%)
  5. Constipation (11 people, 5.47%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (66 people, 32.84%)
  2. Prednisone (43 people, 21.39%)
  3. Alprazolam (40 people, 19.90%)
  4. Fosamax (40 people, 19.90%)
  5. Flexeril (39 people, 19.40%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (12 months ago):

  • I started taking this medication for what I and the dr. Thought was an ear infection and then two days later my ear started ringing.

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