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Review: could Coumadin cause Tinnitus?

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

We study 72,161 people who have side effects while taking Coumadin from FDA and social media. Among them, 279 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus 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.

Tinnitus

Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 113,034 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 71,836 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin. Among them, 279 people (0.39%) have Tinnitus. They amount to 0.25% of all the 112,957 people who have Tinnitus on eHealthMe.

Trend of Tinnitus in Coumadin reports

Time on Coumadin when people have Tinnitus * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tinnitus52.00%16.00%4.00%8.00%4.00%12.00%4.00%

Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Coumadin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%0.38%0.38%2.27%6.06%24.24%66.67%

Severity of Tinnitus when taking Coumadin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tinnitus0.00%80.00%20.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (43 people, 15.41%)
  2. Atrial fibrillation (17 people, 6.09%)
  3. Thrombosis (14 people, 5.02%)
  4. Osteoporosis (13 people, 4.66%)
  5. Arrhythmia (12 people, 4.30%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (89 people, 31.90%)
  2. Coreg (65 people, 23.30%)
  3. Zometa (64 people, 22.94%)
  4. Lisinopril (49 people, 17.56%)
  5. Lasix (47 people, 16.85%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • Items in section 3 are currently under evaluation. Most began to emerge, subtly, approximately 11 years ago and have intensified over the past 2-3 years. Myelomalacia involving a 9.5-cm segment of the posterior column of the spinal cord was demonstrated on MRI 2 weeks ago.

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Don't know if the two are related, but I have developed severe Tinnitus over the last 2 years, and it appears to be worsening. I was told that Melatonin could be one solution to my problem. I will be on Warfarin for the rest of my life.

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Dave on May, 27, 2012:

    A few days ago, I got ringing in my right ear, but it hasn't gone away for 4 days now! I have been on warfarin since a DVT was found in my leg end of January (about 4 months ago.)

    I googled "warfarin ear" and found this page. My concern is growing!

    My ringing was not induced by any noise exposure at all so it leads me to believe the warfarin is a strong suspect.

    Reply

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