Could Diamox cause Deafness - from FDA reports


Summary

Deafness is reported only by a few people who take Diamox. We study 1,718 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 has active ingredients of acetazolamide. It is often used in pseudotumor cerebri. (latest outcomes from Diamox 2,754 users)

Deafness

Deafness has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 12,502 Deafness patients).

On Nov, 13, 2016

1,718 people reported to have side effects when taking Diamox.
Among them, 5 people (0.29%) have Deafness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Diamox cause Deafness?

Time on Diamox when people have Deafness *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Deafness when taking Diamox *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Deafness when taking Diamox *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 25 %
  • 50-59: 25 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tapentadol (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Sodium Bicarbonate (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Claritin (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Avelox (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Aspirin (1 person, 20.00%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Diamox, learn more )

N/A.

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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