Review: could Amoxicillin cause Tinnitus?
We study 22,203 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 199 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,110 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 115,026 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 22,201 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 199 people (0.90%) have Tinnitus. They amount to 0.17% of all the 114,928 people who have Tinnitus on eHealthMe.
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (22 people, 11.06%)
- Osteoporosis (17 people, 8.54%)
- Chronic sinusitis (13 people, 6.53%)
- Depression (12 people, 6.03%)
- Constipation (11 people, 5.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (66 people, 33.17%)
- Prednisone (43 people, 21.61%)
- Alprazolam (40 people, 20.10%)
- Fosamax (39 people, 19.60%)
- Flexeril (39 people, 19.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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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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