Review: could Flonase cause Eustachian Tube Dysfunction?


Eustachian tube dysfunction is found among people who take Flonase, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Ambien, and have Bronchitis . We study 28,758 people who have side effects while taking Flonase from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Eustachian tube dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Eustachian tube dysfunction and more.

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Flonase has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from Flonase 30,667 users)

Eustachian Tube Dysfunction

Eustachian tube dysfunction (eustachian tube problems like clearing the ears when flying, suffering infection, and recurring ear infection) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, foetal exposure during pregnancy, depression (latest reports from 910 Eustachian tube dysfunction patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

28,758 people reported to have side effects when taking Flonase.
Among them, 26 people (0.09%) have Eustachian Tube Dysfunction

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Flonase cause Eustachian tube dysfunction?

Time on Flonase when people have Eustachian Tube Dysfunction *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 50 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Eustachian Tube Dysfunction when taking Flonase *:

  • female: 80.77 %
  • male: 19.23 %

Age of people who have Eustachian Tube Dysfunction when taking Flonase *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 20 %
  • 30-39: 5 %
  • 40-49: 10 %
  • 50-59: 10 %
  • 60+: 55 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prophylaxis (12 people, 46.15%)
  • Panic Disorder (12 people, 46.15%)
  • Hypertension (12 people, 46.15%)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction (12 people, 46.15%)
  • Bronchitis (12 people, 46.15%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (15 people, 57.69%)
  • Levaquin (14 people, 53.85%)
  • Erythromycin (14 people, 53.85%)
  • Diflucan (14 people, 53.85%)
  • Allegra (14 people, 53.85%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Rhinitis Allergic (13 people, 50.00%)
  • Otitis Media Acute (13 people, 50.00%)
  • Bronchitis (13 people, 50.00%)
  • Tracheitis (12 people, 46.15%)
  • Pathological Gambling (12 people, 46.15%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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