Review: could Benadryl cause Ringing in the ears (Tinnitus)?
Summary: Ringing in the ears is found among people who take Benadryl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have High blood pressure.
We study 26,414 people who have side effects while taking Benadryl from FDA and social media. Among them, 194 have Ringing in the ears. Find out below who they are, when they have Ringing in the ears and more.
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Benadryl has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 29,380 Benadryl users)
Ringing in the ears
Ringing in the ears (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 19,923 Ringing in the ears patients)
On Jan, 12, 2015: 26,414 people reported to have side effects when taking Benadryl. Among them, 194 people (0.73%) have Ringing In The Ears.
Time on Benadryl when people have Ringing in the ears * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Ringing in the ears||60.87%||0.00%||0.00%||17.39%||8.70%||8.70%||4.35% |
Gender of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Benadryl * :
|Ringing in the ears||65.66%||34.34% |
Age of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking Benadryl * :
|Ringing in the ears||0.00%||0.61%||1.23%||2.45%||3.68%||15.95%||29.45%||46.63% |
Severity of Ringing in the ears when taking Benadryl ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Ringing in the ears||8.33%||50.00%||41.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Ringing in the ears ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Ringing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (29 people, 14.95%)
- Seborrhoeic dermatitis (21 people, 10.82%)
- Diarrhoea (21 people, 10.82%)
- Blood cholesterol (21 people, 10.82%)
- Fluid retention (21 people, 10.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (59 people, 30.41%)
- Flexeril (41 people, 21.13%)
- Diazepam (38 people, 19.59%)
- Protonix (38 people, 19.59%)
- Aspirin (37 people, 19.07%)
* 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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