Could Dilantin cause Tinnitus - from FDA reports


Summary

Tinnitus is found among people who take Dilantin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Keppra, and have Seizures . We study 1,691 people who have side effects while taking Dilantin from FDA. Among them, 8 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.

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Dilantin

Dilantin has active ingredients of phenytoin. It is often used in seizures. (latest outcomes from Dilantin 5,125 users)

Tinnitus

Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 28,209 Tinnitus patients).

On Nov, 22, 2016

1,691 people reported to have side effects when taking Dilantin.
Among them, 8 people (0.47%) have Tinnitus


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Dilantin cause Tinnitus?

Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Dilantin *:

  • female: 12.5 %
  • male: 87.5 %

Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Dilantin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 16.67 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 16.67 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Seizures (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Epilepsy (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Stroke (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Stent (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Rehabilitation Therapy (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Keppra (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Risedronate (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Paxil (canada) (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Isosorbide Mononitrate Extended Release (1 person, 12.50%)
  • Enoxaparin Sodium. (1 person, 12.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea And Vomiting (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Nausea (2 people, 25.00%)
  • High Blood Pressure (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Hearing Loss (2 people, 25.00%)
  • Head Injury (2 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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