Review: could Avapro cause Tinnitus?
Summary: Tinnitus could be caused by Avapro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Norvasc, and have Hypertension.
We study 11,499 people who have side effects while taking Avapro from FDA and social media. Among them, 78 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Avapro (latest outcomes from 11,941 users) has active ingredients of irbesartan. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 112,993 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 15, 2014: 11,496 people reported to have side effects when taking Avapro. Among them, 78 people (0.68%) have Tinnitus. They amount to 0.07% of all the 113,005 people who have Tinnitus on eHealthMe.
Time on Avapro when people have Tinnitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Avapro * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Avapro * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Avapro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (16 people, 20.51%)
- Depression (11 people, 14.10%)
- Glaucoma (6 people, 7.69%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (5 people, 6.41%)
- Thyroid disorder (5 people, 6.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Norvasc (16 people, 20.51%)
- Xanax (16 people, 20.51%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (15 people, 19.23%)
- Flexeril (14 people, 17.95%)
- Zocor (12 people, 15.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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