Review: could Ibuprofen cause Noises or buzzing in the ears?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 54,269 people who take Ibuprofen. Among them, 335 have Noises or buzzing in the ears. See who they are, when they have Noises or buzzing in the ears and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,385 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in acupuncture and pain, pain. Commonly reported side effects of Ibuprofen include pain exacerbated, pain, nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety.
Noises or buzzing in the ears
Noises or buzzing in the ears (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 110,047 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 54,236 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 315 people (0.58%) have Noises Or Buzzing In The Ears.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Noises or buzzing in the ears * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||27.27%||40.91%||0.00%||0.00%||9.09%||9.09%||13.64% |
Gender of people who have Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||62.03%||37.97% |
Age of people who have Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||7.53%||6.45%||11.83%||22.58%||26.16%||25.45% |
Severity of Noises or buzzing in the ears when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||20.00%||40.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Noises or buzzing in the ears ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Noises or buzzing in the ears||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (18 people, 5.71%)
- Depression (18 people, 5.71%)
- Back pain (14 people, 4.44%)
- Constipation (13 people, 4.13%)
- Anxiety (13 people, 4.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (74 people, 23.49%)
- Zometa (43 people, 13.65%)
- Vicodin (35 people, 11.11%)
- Zofran (33 people, 10.48%)
- Aredia (32 people, 10.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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