Review: could Dilantin cause Tinnitus?
We study 357 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 (latest outcomes from 950 users) has active ingredients of phenytoin sodium. It is often used in epilepsy.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 115,096 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Sep, 14, 2014: 357 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin. Among them, 1 people (0.28%) has Tinnitus.
Time on Dilantin when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Dilantin * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Dilantin * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Dilantin ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Heart attack (1 people, 100.00%)
- Asthma (1 people, 100.00%)
- Blood albumin decreased (1 people, 100.00%)
- High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (1 people, 100.00%)
- Seizure disorder (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (1 people, 100.00%)
- Niacin (1 people, 100.00%)
- Atenolol (1 people, 100.00%)
- Crestor (1 people, 100.00%)
- Plavix (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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CAN THERE BE ANY INTERACTION BETWEEN THIS DRUGS TO CAUSE AN INCREASE IN THE LEVEL OF MY TINNITUS
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