Could Androgel cause Tinnitus - from FDA reports
Tinnitus is found among people who take Androgel, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Flomax, and have Blood testosterone decreased . We study 17,270 people who have side effects while taking Androgel from FDA. Among them, 32 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Androgel has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in testosterone. (latest outcomes from Androgel 17,855 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
17,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel.
Among them, 32 people (0.19%) have Tinnitus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Androgel when people have Tinnitus *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 71.43 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.29 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Androgel *:
- female: 0.0 %
- male: 100 %
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Androgel *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 5 %
- 50-59: 45 %
- 60+: 50 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Blood Testosterone Decreased (10 people, 31.25%)
- High Blood Pressure (8 people, 25.00%)
- Thyroid Diseases (3 people, 9.38%)
- Pain (3 people, 9.38%)
- Enlarged Prostate (3 people, 9.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Simvastatin (4 people, 12.50%)
- Norvasc (4 people, 12.50%)
- Flomax (4 people, 12.50%)
- Synthroid (3 people, 9.38%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (3 people, 9.38%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (6 people, 18.75%)
- Paraesthesia (6 people, 18.75%)
- Joint Pain (5 people, 15.62%)
- Insomnia (5 people, 15.62%)
- High Blood Pressure (5 people, 15.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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