Could Avapro cause Tinnitus - from FDA reports
Tinnitus is found among people who take Avapro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Xanax, and have High blood pressure . We study 14,056 people who have side effects while taking Avapro from FDA. Among them, 85 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Avapro has active ingredients of irbesartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Avapro 14,816 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, 31, 2016
14,056 people reported to have side effects when taking Avapro.
Among them, 85 people (0.6%) have Tinnitus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Avapro when people have Tinnitus *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 50 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Avapro *:
- female: 64.2 %
- male: 35.8 %
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Avapro *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 10.61 %
- 40-49: 10.61 %
- 50-59: 18.18 %
- 60+: 60.61 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (19 people, 22.35%)
- Depression (12 people, 14.12%)
- Thyroid Diseases (7 people, 8.24%)
- Glaucoma (7 people, 8.24%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (5 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (16 people, 18.82%)
- Norvasc (15 people, 17.65%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (14 people, 16.47%)
- Flexeril (14 people, 16.47%)
- Synthroid (13 people, 15.29%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (22 people, 25.88%)
- Chest Pain (22 people, 25.88%)
- Breathing Difficulty (22 people, 25.88%)
- Fatigue (21 people, 24.71%)
- Confusional State (18 people, 21.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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