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Review: could Fentanyl cause Hearing loss?
We study 14,063 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 14,394 users) has active ingredients of fentanyl citrate. It is often used in pain.
Hearing loss (latest reports from 57,948 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 14,063 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl. Among them, 25 people (0.18%) have Hearing Loss.
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 (2 weeks ago):
I went to a Rheumatologist and he said I have Hashimoto disease and said its not serious enough to take meds for. The test is - Thyroid Peroxidase Antiboties - my number is 363. It says that is should be <9. I was wondering if these medications I am on could be causing abnormal reading. I do have severe inflammation due to serious injuries.
SunnySky on Oct, 2, 2014:
Amen to that regarding STTM. Take care!
matypoe on Aug, 28, 2014:
Please get treated! Go to a functional medicine doctor...those antibodies are way too high, no matter what the root cause...pick up the book Stop the Thyroid Madness, as well as The Root Cause by Isabela Wentz. Also check out Mary Shomon. There are FB Support Groups as well, including Hashimoto's 411, For Thyroid Patients Only, several others to find information and support, where we are all Hashi's sufferers. Please be your own best advocate and get to the right doctor (not an endo despite what you may have been led to believe) who will actually help you! I am a long time Hashimoto's patient, trust me!
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I have been on transdermal fentanyl for five years. I got up to 100mcg/72 hours. I tried to wean down to get off the fentanyl patches and got down to 25 mcg. but had to increase to 50 mcg. due to pain. I have many allergies and cannot take proton pump inhibitors, Benadryl, or nausea medicines. I have tried Percocet and vicadin but I have trouble swallowing them and the cause stomach pain.
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