Review: could Lasix cause Deafness?
Summary: Deafness could be caused by Lasix, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Coumadin, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 94,389 people who have side effects while taking Lasix from FDA and social media. Among them, 248 have Deafness. Find out below who they are, when they have Deafness and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 94,430 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 296 people (0.31%) have Deafness. They amount to 0.51% of all the 57,542 people who have Deafness on eHealthMe.
Time on Lasix when people have Deafness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Deafness when taking Lasix * :
Age of people who have Deafness when taking Lasix * :
Severity of Deafness when taking Lasix ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Deafness ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (59 people, 19.93%)
- Hypercalcaemia of malignancy (16 people, 5.41%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (15 people, 5.07%)
- Hypercalcaemia (12 people, 4.05%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (11 people, 3.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Coumadin (97 people, 32.77%)
- Aspirin (97 people, 32.77%)
- Zometa (84 people, 28.38%)
- Aredia (70 people, 23.65%)
- Digoxin (61 people, 20.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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