Review: could Hydrochlorothiazide cause Tinnitus?
Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Hydrochlorothiazide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 60,029 people who have side effects while taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA and social media. Among them, 424 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Hydrochlorothiazide has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 61,978 Hydrochlorothiazide users)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 20,173 Tinnitus patients)
On Jan, 25, 2015: 60,029 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide. Among them, 427 people (0.71%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Hydrochlorothiazide ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (99 people, 23.19%)
- Blood cholesterol (39 people, 9.13%)
- Multiple myeloma (37 people, 8.67%)
- Fluid retention (29 people, 6.79%)
- Diabetes mellitus (28 people, 6.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (114 people, 26.70%)
- Lipitor (86 people, 20.14%)
- Zometa (74 people, 17.33%)
- Toprol-xl (62 people, 14.52%)
- Lisinopril (61 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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