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Review: could Diamox cause Deafness (Hearing loss)?

We study 1,898 people who have side effects while taking Diamox from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Deafness. Find out below who they are, when they have Deafness and more.

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Diamox

Diamox (latest outcomes from 2,046 users) has active ingredients of acetazolamide. It is often used in pseudotumor cerebri.

Deafness

Deafness (latest reports from 58,024 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol.

On Sep, 22, 2014: 1,898 people reported to have side effects when taking Diamox. Among them, 10 people (0.53%) have Deafness.

Trend of Deafness in Diamox reports

Time on Diamox when people have Deafness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Deafness40.00%60.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Deafness when taking Diamox * :

FemaleMale
Deafness70.00%30.00%

Age of people who have Deafness when taking Diamox * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Deafness0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%14.29%85.71%

Severity of Deafness when taking Diamox ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Deafness ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Lung disorder (2 people, 20.00%)
  2. Cataract extraction (1 people, 10.00%)
  3. Mountain sickness acute (1 people, 10.00%)
  4. Macular oedema (1 people, 10.00%)
  5. Glaucoma (1 people, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Acetylsalicylic acid srt (3 people, 30.00%)
  2. Hydrocodone bitartrate (2 people, 20.00%)
  3. Lidoderm (2 people, 20.00%)
  4. Diamox src (2 people, 20.00%)
  5. Soma (2 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Began as hearing impaired with hearing aids. Slowly deteriorated to point of deafness.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • I have experienced hearing loss within the past 8 years and wondered if it had to do with medications I have taken. I have taken others during that time including Abilify, Trileptal, Effexor. I recently have noticed a decrease in my hearing.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • confusing the time of day, convince day is night and night is day
    rambling stories
    getting up at 3.oo am dressed and making breakfast

    Reply

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