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Review: could Dilantin cause Tinnitus?

Summary: Tinnitus is reported only by a few people who take Dilantin. We study 369 people who have side effects while taking Dilantin from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.

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Dilantin

Dilantin has active ingredients of phenytoin sodium. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 963 Dilantin users)

Tinnitus

Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 20,293 Tinnitus patients)

On May, 1, 2015: 368 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin. Among them, 1 people (0.27%) has Tinnitus.

Trend of Tinnitus in Dilantin reports

Time on Dilantin when people have Tinnitus * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Dilantin * :

FemaleMale
Tinnitus0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Dilantin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Tinnitus when taking Dilantin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tinnitus0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Heart attack (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Asthma (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Blood albumin decreased (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Seizure disorder (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Niacin (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Atenolol (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Crestor (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Plavix (1 people, 100.00%)

* 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 (2 years ago):

  • CAN THERE BE ANY INTERACTION BETWEEN THIS DRUGS TO CAUSE AN INCREASE IN THE LEVEL OF MY TINNITUS

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