Review: could Coumadin cause Hearing loss?
Summary: Hearing loss is found among people who take Coumadin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 72,234 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 has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 75,116 Coumadin users)
Hearing loss has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 7,925 Hearing loss patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 72,233 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin. Among them, 279 people (0.39%) have Hearing Loss.
Time on Coumadin when people have Hearing loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hearing loss||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hearing loss when taking Coumadin * :
|Hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.20%||41.80%||50.00% |
Severity of Hearing loss when taking Coumadin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hearing loss||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hearing loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (79 people, 28.32%)
- Metastases to bone (20 people, 7.17%)
- Hypercalcaemia of malignancy (16 people, 5.73%)
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 5.73%)
- Hypertension (14 people, 5.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (138 people, 49.46%)
- Aredia (131 people, 46.95%)
- Decadron (92 people, 32.97%)
- Aspirin (91 people, 32.62%)
- Lasix (91 people, 32.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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