Diamox and Deafness - from FDA reports
Deafness is found among people who take Diamox, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Azithromycin, and have Glaucoma. This review analyzes which people have Deafness with Diamox. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,606 people who have side effects when taking Diamox from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 21, 2017
2,606 people reported to have side effects when taking Diamox.
Among them, 8 people (0.31%) have Deafness
Number of reports submitted per year:
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: 71.43 %
- male: 28.57 %
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 conditions involved for these people *:
- Lung Disorder (2 people, 25.00%)
- Glaucoma (2 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (1 person, 12.50%)
- Depression (1 person, 12.50%)
- Bronchitis (1 person, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (2 people, 25.00%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (2 people, 25.00%)
- Flexeril (2 people, 25.00%)
- Buspar (2 people, 25.00%)
- Azithromycin (2 people, 25.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Feeling Abnormal (3 people, 37.50%)
- Violence-Related Symptom (2 people, 25.00%)
- Chest Pain (2 people, 25.00%)
- Cardiac Disorder (2 people, 25.00%)
- Abnormal Behavior (2 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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