Review: could Amoxicillin cause Tinnitus?
We study 22,204 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA and social media. Among them, 200 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Amoxicillin (latest outcomes from 24,115 users) has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 115,096 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Sep, 13, 2014: 22,204 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin. Among them, 200 people (0.90%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Amoxicillin * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Amoxicillin * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Amoxicillin ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (22 people, 11.00%)
- Osteoporosis (17 people, 8.50%)
- Chronic sinusitis (13 people, 6.50%)
- Depression (12 people, 6.00%)
- Constipation (11 people, 5.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (66 people, 33.00%)
- Prednisone (43 people, 21.50%)
- Alprazolam (40 people, 20.00%)
- Flexeril (39 people, 19.50%)
- Fosamax (39 people, 19.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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