Review: could Fentanyl cause Hearing loss?
Summary: Hearing loss could be caused by Fentanyl, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take Fentanyl citrate, and have Metastases to bone.
We study 14,049 people who have side effects while taking Fentanyl from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Hearing loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hearing loss and more.
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Fentanyl (latest outcomes from 14,376 users) has active ingredients of fentanyl citrate. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Fentanyl include hypotension, nausea, nausea and vomiting, nausea aggravated, hypotension aggravated.
Hearing loss (latest reports from 57,507 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 14,029 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl. Among them, 25 people (0.18%) have Hearing Loss. They amount to 0.04% of all the 57,533 people who have Hearing Loss on eHealthMe.
Time on Fentanyl when people have Hearing loss * :
Gender of people who have Hearing loss when taking Fentanyl * :
|Hearing loss||87.50%||12.50% |
Age of people who have Hearing loss when taking Fentanyl * :
|Hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||66.67%||19.05%||9.52% |
Severity of Hearing loss when taking Fentanyl ** :
How people recovered from Hearing loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (12 people, 48.00%)
- Back pain (2 people, 8.00%)
- Pain (2 people, 8.00%)
- Multiple myeloma (2 people, 8.00%)
- Staphylococcal sepsis (2 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fentanyl citrate (18 people, 72.00%)
- Protonix (15 people, 60.00%)
- Amoxicillin (14 people, 56.00%)
- Zometa (14 people, 56.00%)
- Aredia (14 people, 56.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (4 weeks ago):
full feeling around left ear and face not wax
From this study (1 month ago):
since embarking using this drug, mild hearing loss has changed to profound
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