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Review: could Levothyroxine sodium cause Tinnitus?
Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Levothyroxine sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Lipitor, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 67,402 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 293 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Levothyroxine sodium (latest outcomes from 70,094 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 115,561 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 25, 2014: 67,377 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 293 people (0.43%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (80 people, 27.30%)
- Hypertension (30 people, 10.24%)
- Depression (21 people, 7.17%)
- Thyroid disorder (20 people, 6.83%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (16 people, 5.46%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (34 people, 11.60%)
- Aspirin (32 people, 10.92%)
- Synthroid (32 people, 10.92%)
- Atenolol (29 people, 9.90%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (27 people, 9.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Asked by a 57 year old man who has Ringing In The Ears, and takes Protonix)
I developed tinnitus about one year ago. I understand that there is no cure for it. I'm researching it myself. I'm also in a research program that requires me to wear small ear generators. It doesn't seem to help at this time.
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Is it okay to take Co Enzyme Q10 with Lovothyroxine. Will it stop my Levothyroxine from working properly. I am also on Simvastaton. Would appreciate any advice on this.
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