Could Amoxicillin cause Tinnitus - from FDA reports
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 32,879 people who have side effects while taking Amoxicillin from FDA. Among them, 238 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 35,846 users)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis (latest reports from 28,237 Tinnitus patients).
On Dec, 26, 2016
32,879 people reported to have side effects when taking Amoxicillin.
Among them, 238 people (0.72%) have Tinnitus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amoxicillin when people have Tinnitus *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Amoxicillin *:
- female: 55.02 %
- male: 44.98 %
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Amoxicillin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.13 %
- 20-29: 9.04 %
- 30-39: 10.11 %
- 40-49: 12.23 %
- 50-59: 20.21 %
- 60+: 46.28 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (24 people, 10.08%)
- Osteoporosis (21 people, 8.82%)
- Sinusitis - Chronic (13 people, 5.46%)
- Constipation (11 people, 4.62%)
- Depression (10 people, 4.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (76 people, 31.93%)
- Fosamax (44 people, 18.49%)
- Flexeril (44 people, 18.49%)
- Prevacid (40 people, 16.81%)
- Prednisone (40 people, 16.81%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Decreased (98 people, 41.18%)
- Stress And Anxiety (86 people, 36.13%)
- Headache (84 people, 35.29%)
- Depression (84 people, 35.29%)
- Pain (83 people, 34.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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