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Review: could Coumadin cause Hearing loss?

Summary: Hearing loss could be caused by Coumadin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 72,166 people who have side effects while taking Coumadin from FDA and social media. Among them, 279 have Hearing loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hearing loss and more.

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Coumadin

Coumadin (latest outcomes from 75,036 users) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots.

Hearing loss

Hearing loss (latest reports from 57,551 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 72,161 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin. Among them, 279 people (0.39%) have Hearing Loss. They amount to 0.48% of all the 57,708 people who have Hearing Loss on eHealthMe.

Trend of Hearing loss in Coumadin reports

Time on Coumadin when people have Hearing loss * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hearing loss66.67%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Hearing loss when taking Coumadin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hearing loss0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%8.20%41.80%50.00%

Severity of Hearing loss when taking Coumadin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hearing loss0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hearing loss ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Hearing loss0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (79 people, 28.32%)
  2. Metastases to bone (20 people, 7.17%)
  3. Hypercalcaemia of malignancy (16 people, 5.73%)
  4. Osteoporosis (16 people, 5.73%)
  5. Hypertension (14 people, 5.02%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (138 people, 49.46%)
  2. Aredia (131 people, 46.95%)
  3. Decadron (92 people, 32.97%)
  4. Lasix (91 people, 32.62%)
  5. Aspirin (91 people, 32.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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