Review: could Aspirin cause Tinnitus?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 146,419 people who take Aspirin. Among them, 760 have Tinnitus. See who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Aspirin (latest outcomes from 164,096 users) has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Aspirin include breathing difficulty, weakness, dyspnoea exacerbated, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 110,230 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety.
On Mar, 4, 2014: 146,419 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 760 people (0.52%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Aspirin when people have Tinnitus * :
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Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Aspirin * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Aspirin ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (90 people, 11.84%)
- Depression (50 people, 6.58%)
- Multiple myeloma (47 people, 6.18%)
- Pain (36 people, 4.74%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (35 people, 4.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Toprol-xl (115 people, 15.13%)
- Lipitor (114 people, 15.00%)
- Zometa (100 people, 13.16%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (85 people, 11.18%)
- Lasix (77 people, 10.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Tinnitus began in January 2012, 5 days after beginning Aricept. Second opinion doctor removed me from Aricept on 10th day on the drug, when he learned that I was experiencing the Tinnitus. Updated diagnosis by same (second) doctor after extensive workup was that Migraines caused Mild Cognitive Impairment, the single symptom leading to the faulty AD diagnosis. I have never experienced any other AD symptoms, and remain that way today.
This was extremely traumatic for me, as it took place one month after my wife was diagnosed with breast cancer. She had a successful double mastectomy with DIEP flap reconstruction. It has been approximately 14 months, but I still have the auditory condition. I have had four retinal tears repaired (three and then another) in the past two months. I have had no adult health problems prior to this except a hip replacement in 2008 due to Arthritis. I was a runner, and since the hip surgery, have race walked 2,500 miles. I have experienced considerable emotional stress, as you might expect, and gained 20 pounds over the duration.
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CAN THERE BE ANY INTERACTION BETWEEN THIS DRUGS TO CAUSE AN INCREASE IN THE LEVEL OF MY TINNITUS
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