Review: could Atenolol cause Tinnitus?
Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 80,065 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA and social media. Among them, 424 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 82,740 Atenolol users)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 20,147 Tinnitus patients)
On Jan, 25, 2015: 80,065 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 430 people (0.54%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Atenolol when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Atenolol * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Atenolol * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Atenolol ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (71 people, 16.51%)
- Depression (31 people, 7.21%)
- Anxiety (24 people, 5.58%)
- Muscle spasms (20 people, 4.65%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (15 people, 3.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (92 people, 21.40%)
- Zocor (66 people, 15.35%)
- Lisinopril (53 people, 12.33%)
- Lipitor (47 people, 10.93%)
- Zometa (36 people, 8.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Does anyone have persistent, ringing tinnitus while taking this drug?
I was prescribed Atenolol years ago for tachycardia. I took it for many years with little to no side effects, aside from tiredness. I began having PVCs and later was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. My doctor put me on 5 mg. Bystolic and the tinnitus started. I took it about 1 year. My BP wasn't ideal, so he upped it to mg. and the ringing worsened. It's much louder. The report says this drug isn't ototoxic, but I never had tinnitus before taking it. Anyone else????
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- I have had the history of seizures, kidney stones, high blood pressure and migraine headaches. i am soon going back to school and need something to help with memory . what is best to help in this way
Not sure what I am suppose to write here. My mind is never clear and it feels as if there is swelling that keeps me from wanting to learn or work. Taking IBprofen helps take some of the swelling away but not all.
- I have ringing in the ears. is there anyway of getting rid of it? (1 answer)
I feel this tinnitus was induced from my taking the norgesic forte, that I no longer take for tension headaches. But I do take over the counter aspirin. Can the tinnitus ever go away?
- I'm starting 7.5 mg remeron tonight , how can i expect to feal in the morning? (1 answer)
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